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Re: [jacksongenealogy] Peters Pond

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  • kathy edwards
    I have a coppier/scanner, but it would be easier to copy it and send it to you than it would to scan each page.
    Message 1 of 16 , Mar 30, 2006
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      I have a coppier/scanner, but it would be easier to copy it and send it to
      you than it would to scan each page.


      >From: "Ann B. Chambless" <rabc123@...>
      >Reply-To: jacksongenealogy@yahoogroups.com
      >To: <jacksongenealogy@yahoogroups.com>
      >Subject: Re: [jacksongenealogy] Peters Pond
      >Date: Wed, 29 Mar 2006 18:47:03 -0600
      >
      >Based on my limited knowledge from a few old newspaper announcements for
      >Farmers Alliances organized throughout the county, I feel your Peters Pond
      >Alliance record book is for a Farmers Alliance which was organized in the
      >Wannville area. The names you cited from your old minutes book all lived
      >in
      >the general area of Wannville by the 1880s.
      >I know that Peters Pond was in the present-day area of Wannville. Family
      >tradition from the Blansett family states that Peters Pond was named for
      >old
      >Peter Blansett who settled in the Wannville area byu 1819. Peter Blansett
      >signed the March 1819 memorial whereby early settlers/squatters petitioned
      >the U.S. Government in an effort to avoid being removed from Cherokee land
      >in what became Jackson County on December 14, 1819.
      >Jerda Holder Stevens of Huntsville, AL, is presently writing a memoir-type
      >history of the Wannville community where she was raised.
      >Ann B. Chambless
      >
      >
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