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Tunstall Family (Virginia)

Alexander Augustine Tunstall (10 Sep. 1850-20 Apr. 1935) was the son of Whitmell Pugh Tunstall (1810-1854), a lawyer and legislator from Chatham, Virginia, who served in both the Virginia House of Delegates and the Virginia Senate, and his second wife, … Continue reading

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Joseph Young Allison (16 July 1846-1 Dec. 1912)

Joseph Young Allison was born in Concord, N.C., the second of the nine children of Robert Washington Allison (1809-1898), a farmer and merchant, and his wife, Sara Ann Phifer Allison (1816-1889). Joseph joined the Confederate Army in 1864 and served … Continue reading

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Ezekiel Pickens Anderson (12 July 1842-31 Mar. 1923)

Ezekiel P. Anderson was born in the Piedmont region of South Carolina; he was the son of Robert Anderson III (1811-1892) and his wife, Mary Barksdale Pickens (1810-1894). Later in life, he was proud of the fact that 3 of … Continue reading

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Funkhouser Family (Missouri)

Tilden Selmes Funkhouser (10 Feb. 1848-25 Jan. 1884) was born in Hannibal, Missouri. His brother Robert Monroe Funkhouser (10 Dec. 1850-13 Mar. 1923) was born in St. Louis, Missouri. They were two of the sons of Robert M. Funkhouser, Sr. … 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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