Genealogy

Fuqua descendants settle in Covington County in 1850s

The area Fuqua family was reviewed in last week’s column, and later generations will be outlined today. In the last narrative, Absalom Fuqua, the ancestor ... Read more

Stokes descendants honor Rabren family at reunion

The descendants of Burrell Jackson and Cornelia Georgia (Hare) Stokes gathered for their annual reunion on June 28 in Andalusia, Ala., at Cedar Grove Church ... Read more

Covington County’s Flemings were Irish descendants

Members of the Fleming family who resided for a time in Covington County are descendants of an ancestor, Samuel M. Fleming, who was a native ... Read more

McLelland family settled, thrived in Fairfield community

Some years earlier the McLelland family of Covington County, Ala., was introduced. Today’s writing will be a feature of one line, which has descendants who ... Read more

Confederate veterans J.M. Wishum and J.L. Potts honored in ceremony

A favorite project of members of the Sons of Confederate Veterans and United Daughters of the Confederacy is to pay honor and tribute to veterans ... Read more