Genealogical Abstracts from The Banner, 1893, in Clanton, Chilton County, Alabama


This work contains a wealth of information extracted from microfilmed copies of The Banner newspaper, published in Clanton, Chilton County, Alabama. The 1893 coverage is complete with the exception of February 16 and 23, March 16 and 23, and May 11. Articles not possessing genealogical value have been given brief attention, but are not fully transcribed. All articles and advertisements of genealogical value, even those that could not be fully transcribed, have been included. Variations in the spelling of names have been maintained and each variation is indexed. Some sections included are: "Town Items" detailing snippets of local interest; "Our County Officers" presenting a brief biographical sketch for a different county officer each week; "Alabama State Assembly," "State News," "Telegraphic News Items," "General News", and more.

Charlene Vinson

(1999), 2008, 5½x8½, paper, index, 364 pp.

ISBN: 9780788413254