Newspaper Abstracts from Pike County, Alabama 1860-1865 (the Civil War Years), Volume 2


These newspaper abstracts were taken from the Southern Advertiser, Troy, Alabama during the years of The War of Northern Aggression. There are articles of Secession Meetings and Resistance Club Meetings including some names. There is information on formation of various Militia Units and their training. There are letters from soldiers to their families and to the newspaper editor. There are dead and wounded lists, unit lists, obituaries of soldiers and much, much more concerning Pike County’s people which at that time covered the now Pike County and parts of what are now Bullock and Crenshaw Counties.

Susie K. Senn

2002, paper, 372 pp.

ISBN: 9780893087296