Curtis Thomasson

Courtney family descendants came to Covington circa 1900

The earliest ancestor found for the local Courtney family is John Hiram Courtney who was born in 1776 in the State of Virginia. By 1820 ... Read more

Hagler descendants settled throughout Southeast Alabama

Today’s column will continue coverage of the Hagler family, which lived primarily in Barbour, Covington and Dale Counties. Last week’s narrative ended with a presentation ... Read more

Hagler ancestors migrated from Switzerland to North Carolina

There are a few Hagler descendants residing in Covington County who are proud of their Hagler ancestry. Their immediate parents and grandparents first settled and ... Read more

Edgar descendants moved into Covington County

In last week’s column a review of the Edgar family of this area was begun with coverage of the earlier ancestors down through John Thomas ... Read more