Curtis Thomasson

Russell family settles circa 1870

A suggestion was made that the Russell family of Covington County would be a good one for review in this column. After some research it ... Read more

A different Mitchell family had connections locally

A different Mitchell family from the one featured in earlier columns also had ties to Covington County. While few members of the family members actually ... Read more

Mikel descendants came to county in late 1800s

Some family stories published in The Heritage of Covington County, Alabama and area descendants of the Mikel family have provided genealogical data for a review ... Read more

WWII soldier Percy Mathews’s remains may have been found

Linda Davis Harrell, reference and genealogy librarian at the Andalusia Public Library, recently shared information of her communication with individuals interested in the burial and ... Read more