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Gazzam Family of Alabama

George Gano Gazzam (22 Oct. 1831-1 Sep. 1864) and William Parker Gazzam (29 Apr. 1839-25 Feb. 1910) were sons of Charles Wood Gazzam (1798-1882) of Mobile, Alabama, and his wife, Clementina Lea (d. 1886). Charles W. Gazzam was the founder … Continue reading

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Aby Family of Mississippi and Louisiana

Jonas Aby and Barbara Hulett were the parents of Samuel Hulett Aby (1814-1880), a Virginian who became a Mississippi cotton planter and merchant. Samuel H. and his wife, Sarah Ann Brown (1819-1889), moved to Grand Gulf, in Claiborne County, MS. … Continue reading

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Powhatan Clarke (19 Sep. 1837-25 Apr. 1917)

Powhatan Clarke was born in Gloucester County, Virginia, the son of Colin Clarke (1791-1865) and Mary Goode Lyle (1801-1884). He attended the University of Virginia in sessions 31-33 (1854-1857), then attended the medical school at New York University, graduating in … Continue reading

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Lawrence Lewis Conrad (3 Jul 1839-7 Aug. 1883)

Lawrence Lewis Conrad was born in Pass Christian, MS. He was a son of the Hon. Charles Magill Conrad (1804-1878) and his wife, Mary Eliza Angela Lewis (1813-1839). Charles M. Conrad was ┬áthe Secretary of War in the administration of … Continue reading

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