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THROUGH MOUNTAIN MISTS
Early Settlers of
Union County, Georgia

Their Descendants...Their Stories...Their Achievements

Lifting the Mists of History on Their Way of Life

By:  Ethelene Dyer Jones

INDEX

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Considering mists
July 31, 2003
This old house: The Souther-Dyer House, 1850
Aug. 7, 2003
A Mill for the Settlement - the old Souther mill
Aug. 21, 2003
A Mill for the Settlement - the Souther mill (part 2)
Aug. 28, 2003
Track Rock Gap - "Datsu'nalsagun'ylu" - Cherokee for "Where there are tracks" Sep. 4, 2003
The Hunter-England House
Sep. 11, 2003
Sweet sorghum syrup
Sep. 18, 2003
In Praise of a Noble Mountain Man: Dr. Mauney Douglas Collins
Sep. 25, 2003
The Life and Times of Dr. Mauney Douglas Collins--part 2
Oct. 2, 2003
The Life and Times of Dr. Mauney Douglas Collins--part 3
Oct. 9, 2003
The Life and Times of Dr. Mauney Douglas Collins--part 4
Oct. 16, 2003
The Life and Times of Dr. Mauney Douglas Collins--part 5
Oct. 23, 2003
Byron Herbert Reece: Balladeer of the Blue Ridge Mountains
Oct. 30, 2003
Poet Jesse Stuart Assisted Poet Reece
Nov. 6, 2003
Some Personal Reflections on Byron Herbert Reece
Nov. 13, 2003
More Reflections on Byron Herbert Reece
Nov. 20, 2003
Thanksgiving Long Ago With the Mary L. Reid Hood Family
Nov. 27, 2003
Whatever Happened to Richard Jarrett Hood?
Dec. 4, 2003
A Brutal Murder: A Son's Promise and the Truth
Dec. 11, 2003
Good Old-Fashioned Christmases
Dec. 18, 2003
The Wright Brothers' Craft Came After Clark Dyer's Flying Machine
Jan. 1, 2004
Federal Investigator Frank Loransey Souther
Jan. 8, 2004
The Life and Times of a Circuit-Riding Preacher: The Rev. Elisha Hedden, Jr.--part 1
Jan. 15, 2004
The Rev. Elisha Hedden, Circuit-Riding Preacher--part 2
Jan. 22, 2004
Blairsville Collegiate Institute
Jan. 29, 2004
The Logan Turnpike
Feb. 5, 2004
Happenings Along the Famous Logan Turnpike
Feb. 12, 2004
Private Michael Tanner, Revolutionary War Soldier
Feb. 19, 2004
John Nicholson, Revolutionary War Soldier--part 1
Feb. 26, 2004
John Nicholson, Revolutionary War Soldier--part 2
Mar. 4, 2004
Union County's claim to Governor Joseph Emerson Brown
Mar. 11, 2004
Andrew William Jackson
Mar. 25, 2004
William Jackson - Early Union Settler
Apr. 1, 2004
The Cemetery at Six Oaks
Apr. 8, 2004
The Family of Thomas Kimsey Jackson
Apr. 15, 2004
William Marion Jackson and Rebecca Goforth Jackson
Apr. 22, 2004
Civilian Conservation Corps.
Apr. 29, 2004
Salute to a Special Lady -- Mrs. Dora Hunter Allison Spiva
May 6, 2004
Mother's Day and Children's Day
May 13, 2004
A Mother's Love Defies the Bonds of Death
May 20, 2004
Gold Mining in Union County
May 27, 2004
A gold prospector named Hamby
June 3, 2004
Rev. William Jasper Cotter, 1846 June 10, 2004
In tribute to our 40th president, Ronald Wilson Reagan June 17, 2004
William Jasper Cotter and Cherokee removal June 24, 2004
That spirit of independence of our forebears
July 1, 2004
James Nix, a trip west in 1873
July 8, 2004
Young James Nix settles into life in Colorado
July 15, 2004
James Nix settles in Norwood, Colorado
July 22, 2004
Uncle Buddy Turner's long life
July 29, 2004
Education in Union County
Aug. 5, 2004
Continuing The History of Education in Union County (part 2)
Aug. 12, 2004
History of Education in Union County (part 3): To consolidate schools or not? That was the big question in 1916 and later
Aug. 19, 2004
History of Education in Union County (part 4): The question of school consolidation, a matter of community pride
Sep. 2, 2004
History of Education in Union County (part 5): School consolidation break-through: Town Creek and Beyond
Sep. 9 2004
'Apparatus for navigating the air'--Micajah Clark Dyer
Sep. 16, 2004
Willis, the first Twiggs in Union County
Sep. 23, 2004
Rev. John Wesley Twiggs, Methodist Minister
Sep. 30, 2004
Walter Mondwell Twiggs, Going to market in 1895
Oct. 7, 2004
Walter Mondwell Twiggs, Noted Methodist Minister
Oct. 14, 2004
Lovick Marvin Twiggs, Noted Methodist Minister
Oct. 21, 2004
Harvey Alfonso Bud Twiggs Family
Oct. 28, 2004
From humble beginnings to Chief Justice: Honorable William Henry Duckworth Nov. 4, 2004
James Lon Duckworth, Corporation Lawyer
Nov. 11, 2004
Thompson and Celia Self Collins:  Early Union Settlers
Nov. 18, 2004
Thompson and Celia Self Collins Family, part II
Nov. 25, 2004
A look at Thompson Collins, Jr.
Dec. 2, 2004
Thompson Smith Collins -- "The poor man's friend"
Dec. 9, 2004
Nancy Collins Souther, daughter of Thompson Collins, Sr.
Dec. 16, 2004
Honoring a worthy grandfather at Christmas: highlights in the life of Francis Jasper "Bud" Collins
Dec. 23, 2004
Beginning a New Year
Jan. 6, 2005
Adam Vandiver--Truth or legend?
Jan. 13, 2005
Considering some black history in Union County on Martin Luther King, Jr. Day
Jan. 20, 2005
Some Descendants of the Famed Adam Poole Vandiver
Jan. 27, 2005
John Joseph Vandiver writes of his life Feb. 3, 2005
Union County Native John Joseph Vandiver Makes His Way in the West
Feb. 10, 2005
Watson Benjamin Dyer--103 1/2 years of life
Feb. 17, 2005
Bonnell H. Stone - "Father of Forestry in Georgia"
Feb. 25, 2005
Arthur Woody, Forest Ranger Extraordinary
Mar. 3, 2005
Thoughts of the Grave of John Henry Stonecypher, Jr. (1756-1850)
Mar. 10, 2005
Susannah Nix, Daughter of John Henry Stonecypher, Jr.
Mar. 17, 2005
Where in Union County Was Polk, Georgia?
Mar. 24, 2005
What We Learn From Early Post Offices
Mar. 31, 2005
April is National Poetry Month:  Byron Herbert Reece, Mountain Poet
Apr. 7, 2005
In April, National Poetry Month:  Featuring Local Poet, Barbara Ruth Sampson
Apr. 14, 2005
April--Confederate History and Heritage Month
Apr. 21, 2005
Considering the Civil War:  Choestoe Guards and Young Cane VolunteersApri
Apr. 28, 2005
More Early Union County post offices
May 5, 2005
More Post Offices in the Suches area
May 12, 2005
Finally a Paved Road Across Neel Gap
May 19, 2005
A Post Office in Gum Log Called Napoleon and its Founder, Napoleon Bonaparte Hill
May 26, 2005
John Little Ingram, Father of a Large Family
June 2, 2005
Revolutinary War patriot, John Little Ingram
June 9, 2005
Some Ingrams and Their Spouses
June 16, 2005
Vogel State Park, a Delightful Get-Away
June 23, 2005
Happy Birthday America on Our 229th
June 30, 2005
Legacy left by the Rev. Charles Edward Rich July 7, 2005
From the Pioneer High School Newspaper of May 1936
July 14, 2005
More from 'The Pioneer' Union County School Paper, May 1936
July 21, 2005
More Observations from 'The Pioneer'
July 28, 2005
The 'Antique' New Home
Aug. 4, 2005
Iraq War's Toll Hits Close to Home
Aug. 11, 2005
Origin and history of the name Townsend
Aug. 18, 2005
Patriarch of Union County Townsends, Eli, son of Edward 
Aug. 25, 2005
The mystery surrounding William Townsend
Sep. 1, 2005
Tracing more Townsend ties
Sep. 8, 2005
An early Union County minister: Rev Thomas M. Hughes  Sep. 15, 2005
Rev. Thomas Coke Hughes
Sep. 22, 2005
The Old Unicoi Trail and Unicoi toll road
Sep. 29, 2005
Tale of the Unicoi Turnpike
Oct. 6, 2005
Englands were early settlers
Oct. 13, 2005
Some Englands become Union County settlers Oct. 20, 2005
England siblings settled in Union
Oct. 27, 2005
A tribute to Otis Cecil Dyer, Sr.
Nov. 3, 2005
Armistice Day, Veterans' Day--Nov. 11
Nov. 10, 2005
Circuit riding preacher--Rev. Milford Gilead Hamby
Nov. 17, 2005
Brief Thoughts on Thanksgiving and a Look at the Firstborn Son of the Rev. Milford G. Hamby
Nov. 24, 2005
December Comes: Take a Look at Some Presidents With December Birthdays
Dec. 1, 2005
The Christmas Truce of 1914
Dec. 8, 2005
Time to be Counted Among Those Keeping Christmas
Dec. 15, 2005
Christmas at poet Byron Herbert Reece's house Dec. 22. 2005
Highlights of 2005
Jan. 5, 2006
John Muir visited Union County in 1867 Jan. 5, 2006
Union County Poorhouse or Almshouse
Jan. 12, 2006
Rev. James J. Hood:  minister, musician, woodcrafter  
Jan. 19, 2006
Born in Union County, a noted teacher in Fannin County
Jan. 26, 2006
Byron Herbert Reece Interpretive Center Receives Boost
Feb. 2, 2006
Zenobia Addington Chastain, Teacher
Feb. 9, 2006
Mrs. Dora Hunter Allison Spiva Honored Feb. 16, 2006
Truett McConnell College: Through Mountain Mists a Light in the Mountains
Feb. 23, 2006
Truett McConnell College: A Light in the Mountains, part 2
Mar. 2, 2006
March 4th Was Once the Presidential Inauguration Date
Mar. 9, 2006

Sarah Evaline Souther Dyer and some old-fashioned remedies

Mar. 16, 2006
Sarah Eveline Souther Dyer and herbal tonics
Mar. 23, 2006
Planting by the Signs
Mar. 30, 2006
The influence of a good woman:  Renva Smith Acree
Apr. 6, 2006
On the Church Calendar, This is Maundy Thursday
Apr. 13, 2006
April:  National Poetry Month
Apr. 20, 2006
Honors on Confederate Memorial Day
Apr. 27, 2006
Echoes of camp meetings and evangelist Rev. Elijah Kimsey
May 4, 2006
A Salute to Mothers
May 11, 2006
Highlights of aviation history
May 18, 2006
Virgil Marion Waldroop, lawyer and merchant
May 25, 2006
In tribute to my friend, Barbara Ruth Sampson
June 1, 2006
American Chestnut Trees and Their Possible Comeback
June 8, 2006
Philip Humphries:  an intinerant preacher 
June 15, 2006
The 'Sacred Harp' Tradition of Singing
June 22, 2006
Mr. Obe Pruitt's public service
June 29, 2006
Standing tall like the hills, a tribute to Cecil Woodrow Collins
July 6, 2006
Reunion, anyone?
July 13, 2006
Relatives honor 'a genius' (Micajah Dyer) special article by Joan Crothers
July 20, 2006
Post reunion reflections
July 20, 2006
Vogel State Park's 75th anniversary
July 27, 2006
Civil War's effect on Mary Elizabeth Fields Smith Foster
Aug. 3, 2006
Observations from 1934
Aug. 10, 2006
The Matheson Cove: In the Shadow of the Devil's Post Office
Aug. 17, 2006
Going home, A tribute to John Paul Souther (1915-2006)
Aug. 24, 2006
No coincidence: Emma Lena Nix Dyer
Aug. 31, 2006
Georgia's highest peak - Brasstown Bald
Sep. 7, 2006
Recounting High Humor of the Hills
Sep. 14, 2006
Mountain folk--the way we are
Sep. 21, 2006
The Senior Adult Years: Are they the Best?
Sep. 28, 2006
The Gillespie rifle--a trusted firearm
Oct. 5, 2006
Brothers Philip and Wilson Gillespie--Casualties of the Civil War
Oct. 12, 2006
James Butts--Proud owner of a Gillespie Rifle
Oct. 19, 2006
The privilege of owning old Gillespie-made rifles
Oct. 26, 2006
The Blood Mountain Story
Nov. 2, 2006
America, the Home of the Brave
Nov. 9, 2006
White House on the 'Threatened' List
Nov. 16, 2006
Thanksgiving Past Overflow to the Present
Nov. 23, 2006
The mountains of yesteryear - Jefferson Beauregard Dyer and Rhoda Jane Souther Dyer
Nov. 30, 2006
A Tribute to Bluford Marion Dyer
Dec. 7. 2006
Two Corrections and a Word About Caroling
Dec. 14, 2006
The Country Store and Christmas
Dec. 21. 2006
Paying Tribute to Gerald Rudolph Ford
Jan. 4, 2007
Going home--a tribute to Virginia Parks Souther
Jan. 11, 2007
Respected mountain doctor, Herbert Monroe Edge
Jan. 18, 2007
Noted country doctor Dr. William H. Rogers
Jan. 25, 2007
Edward Sylvanus Mauney (1897-1977) - Union County Historian
Feb. 1, 2007
Dr. William Thomas Meeks Sr. Town and country doctor
Feb. 8, 2007
Observing Valentine's Day
Feb. 15, 2007
Dr. S. Vanus Hunter, dentist
Feb. 22, 2007
Ballad of Tom Collins
Mar. 1, 2007
Burnette and Cobb Families Link
Mar. 8, 2007
How some places in Union County were named
Mar. 15, 2007
Taylor Cobb, U.S. Revenue agent
Mar. 22, 2007
Dr. Austine Hunter Wallis
Mar. 29, 2007
Thoughts on Holy Week and Easter
Apr. 5, 2007
Fain brothers -- early settlers in Union County
Apr. 12, 2007
About Patriot Ebenezer Fain
Apr. 19, 2007
A Jackson Family Story
Apr. 26, 2007
From the memoirs of John Joseph Vandiver
May 3, 2007
Continuing the saga of Vandiver's life in the West
May 10, 2007
John Joseph Vandiver settles down in Washington State
May 17, 2007
A Memorial Day Tribute to Major Robert Neal Collins, Sr.
May 24, 2007
Frances Verdie Miller, Teacher Extraordinary
May 31, 2007
Choestoe Baptist Church Homecoming Sunday, June 10
June 7, 2007
Ivy Log and some of its early residents
June 14, 2007
Sheriff Charles Leonedas Hill
June 21, 2007
Ivy Log as a bustling settlement
June 28, 2007
Our Level of Patriotism
July 5, 2007
Dyer-Souther Reunion
July 12, 2007
The Farm Reece remembered
July 19, 2007
Some Nix connections:  (part 1 in a Series on the Nix Family of Union County, GA and surrounding counties) July 26, 2007
Continuing with some Nix connections (part 2): Archibald Carr Nix
Aug. 2, 2007
Nix connections (part 3): Columbus Hannibal Nix
Aug. 9, 2007
Nix connections (part 4):  Aunt Jane Nix Wilson Hood
Aug. 16, 2007
Some Nix connections (part 5):  Serving in the War Between the States
Aug. 23, 2007
Explanation for missing
weeks August 30, 2007 - Sep. 13, 2007
Aug. 30-Sep. 13
      2007

Welcome Back
Sep. 20, 2007
Literary Festival:  Event in Blue Ridge to Memorialize Byron Herbert Reece
Sep. 27, 2007
Nix connections (part 6): John Washington Nix
Oct. 4, 2007
Observing Columbus Day
Oct. 11, 2007
The Matheson Cove: In the Shadow of the Devil's Post Office Earns Prestigious Award
Oct. 18, 2007
Corn Shuckings and Pumpkin Gathering
Oct. 25, 2007
Couple leaves Choestoe for New Holland:  William Bruce Moore and Catherine Souther Moore
Nov. 1, 2007
Ivan Thomas Collins:  son of Union County who went out to make his mark
Nov. 8, 2007
Praying for Rain
Nov. 15, 2007
Giving Thanks -- 2007
Nov. 22, 2007
William Harrison Jackson - from Choestoe to Colorado
Nov. 29, 2007
The Country School and Christmas
Dec. 6, 2007
The Miracle of Brasstown Valley: a Book Review
Dec. 13, 2007
The Poor Man's Friend (A Story of Christmas Past)
Dec. 20, 2007
Thoughts on the Threshold of a New Year
Jan. 3, 2008
When Union became a county in 1832
Jan. 10, 2008
Ishmael Theodore Thomas -- Preservationist of the Year 2005
Jan. 17, 2008
The Haralson Legacy -- Patrick and Maude
Jan. 24, 2008
A Little History of the University of Georgia
Jan. 31, 2008
The Right to Vote -- Do We Appreciate It?
Feb. 7, 2008
A Tribute to Dora Hunter Allison Spiva
Feb. 14, 2008
Some Descendants of Leason Spiva
Feb. 21, 2008
Spivey/Spiva and Related Families
Feb. 28, 2008
"Go West, Young Man"--Bluford Lumpkin Dyer and some of his descendants Mar. 6, 2008
How Cottage Industries Added to Farm Family's Income Mar. 13, 2008
Meditations on St. Patrick's Day and Easter Mar. 20, 2008
Tornado Fells Monument of Gov. Brown
Mar. 27, 2008
This Old House
Apr. 3, 2008
April: National Poetry Month Honoring Union County Native Byron Herbert Reece
Apr. 10, 2008
Davenport Mountain named for early settler, John B. Davenport
Apr. 17, 2008
Earth Day and its Significance
Apr. 24, 2008
Dr. Frank J. Erwin, country doctor and entrepreneur May 1, 2008
The Rev. George Erwin, missionary to Russia
May 8, 2008
From the mules and wagon to the space shuttle
May 15, 2008
Butt families--early settlers in Union
May 22, 2008
John Butts Sr. and his family
May 29, 2008
The Union County Butt(s) family legacy
June 5, 2008
Blairsville, Union's County seat
June 12, 2008
Mayme Collins Aydelotte, educator and genealogist
June 19, 2008
Della L. Vandiver Zieske's long life
June 26, 2008
Charles Collins, lover of country
July 3, 2008
Charles Roscoe Collins: His life and times (part 2)
July 10, 2008
Pinnacles of the past: the railroad went to Blue Ridge, not Blairsville
July 17, 2008
Reunion Reflections:  Basking in the Afterglow
July 24, 2008
Our heritage--the story of Tillman Gooch
July 31, 2008
I Know a Valley Green With Corn: a Critique and Explication of Byron Herbert Reece's Poem
Aug. 7, 2008
A light in the window--Ros's story
Aug. 14, 2008
Dr. Thomas Jackson Lance, President of Young Harris College, 1930-1942
Aug. 21, 2008
Dr. Thomas Newton Berry, mountain doctor
Aug. 28, 2008
More on the Berry kin
Sep. 4, 2008
Awful Anniversary:  Remembering 9/11
Sep. 11, 2008
James ("Jim") Berry, the last of the true mountaineers Sep. 18, 2008
James ("Jim") Berry, the last of the true mountaineers, part 2
Sep. 25, 2008
Focusing on the Chattahoochee: Oconee national forests
Oct. 2, 2008
Norman Vester Dyer: A mule, a dream and a long career as an educator
Oct. 9, 2008
Choestoe man was outstanding educator:  the career of Norman Vester Dyer
Oct. 23, 2008
More on the career of Dr. N. V. Dyer
Oct. 30, 2008
Dr. Norman Vester Dyer, Educator and Philosopher
Nov. 6, 2008
A day to honor those who served
Nov. 13, 2008
A look at Owltown
Nov. 20, 2008
Thanksgiving in perspective
Nov. 27, 2008
I Heard the Bells on Christmas Day:  A Beloved Christmas Carol
Dec. 4, 2008
Christmas at Valley Forge 1777
Dec. 11, 2008
Reid Chairs Bring Christmas Memories
Dec. 18, 2008
Everywhere, Everywhere Christmas Tonight
Dec. 25, 2008
Cathey Family in Union by 1840
Jan. 8, 2009
A New Birth of Freedom
Jan. 15, 2009
'Anything is Possible in America'
Jan. 22, 2009
Some Descendants of William and Elizabeth Bryson Cathey
Jan. 29, 2009
Dispersion from "Cathey Settlement"
Feb. 5, 2009
Aunt Dora Reaches 104
Feb. 12, 2009
Cathey Family: More descendants of early settlers
Feb. 19, 2009
Was it That Long Ago? by Keith Jones
Feb. 26, 2009
Aunt Dora will live on--in memory and legend
Mar. 5, 2009
John Nicholson, Sr.--Revolutionary War Soldier
Mar. 5, 2009
Revolutionary War Soldier John Nicholson and his connection to Old Walton County
Mar. 12, 2009
Revolutionary War Soldier John Nicholson Mar. 19, 2009
Family of War Soldier John Nicholson
Mar. 26, 2009
Early settlers--Jesse Fields Family Apr. 2, 2009
A Very Special Time--Holy Week
Apr. 9, 2009
Letters tell of family travels--Combs, Hendren, Souther families
Apr. 16, 2009
John Andrew Wimpey, farmer and merchant
Apr. 23, 2009
Merchants operating stores in Union Co. in 1881
Apr. 30, 2009
The Rev. Edward Leander Shuler--mountain lad
May 7, 2009
William Sullivan Family, Camp Meetings near Confidence Church
May 14, 2009
Poet Reece Painted Word Pictures of Spring
May 21, 2009
Memorial Day and Thoughts on Freedom
May 28, 2009
Some Chastains Were in Union County Before 1834
June 4, 2009
Where Did Union County Chastains Originate?
June 11, 2009
Focus on Benjamin Chastain (1780-1845)
June 18, 2009
Fort Chastain and Indian Removal
June 25, 2009
On July 4 - Remembering the High Cost of Freedom
July 2, 2009
John Henry Stonecypher, Jr. - Revolutionary War Soldier
July 9, 2009
Appreciating Revolutionary War Patriots--Stephen Souther and William Souther
July 16, 2009
Reunion Reflections and Revolutionary Remembrances
July 23, 2009
Four Sons of Repentance Townsend Served in American Revolution
July 30, 2009
Jarrett Turner Family in Union By 1834
Aug. 6, 2009
Another Turner Family in Union by 1850
Aug. 13, 2009
Eight Crow Family Households in Union Listed in 1834 Census
Aug. 20, 2009
The Mountain Way -- 'Putting-Up' Foodstuffs for the Winter
Aug. 27, 2009
The Mountain Way: 'Putting Up' Grape Juice and Jelly
Sep. 3, 2009
Ebenezer Witzel Family in Union County by 1834
Sep. 10, 2009
About "How Firm a Foundation" -- First Baptist Church History Book
Sep. 17, 2009
Why Reverend Claude Cole Boynton Remained in the Mountains
Sep. 24, 2009
Silas Chambers, Country School Teacher Extraordinary
Oct. 1, 2009
Some More 'First Families' in Union by 1834--The Self Family
Oct. 8, 2009
Judge Thomas Slaughter Candler Wields Wide Influence
Oct. 15, 2009
New Hope Cemetery Inquiry and Cobb Family History
Oct. 22, 2009
Brown Families Among Union County's First Settlers
Oct. 29, 2009
Tracing Some Marriages in Early Brown Families in Union County
Nov. 5, 2009
Focusing on the Harmon Brown Family of Union/Towns Counties
Nov. 12, 2009
Rev. John Monroe Brown and Rev. Smith Loransey Brown, Sons of Harmon Brown
Nov. 19, 2009
A Correction, A Thanksgiving Wish, and Another Brown Family
Nov. 26, 2009
Christmas Traditions Reflect Our Heritage--The Christmas Tree
Dec. 3, 2009
"The Magic of Christmas" at Central State Hospital
Dec. 10, 2009
Christmas, Family, Solidarity, and Meeting a Challenge
Dec. 17, 2009
Home for Christmas
Dec. 24, 2009
My Brother, My Hero, Francis Eugene Dyer
Jan. 7, 2010
The Surname Reece and Early Reece Families in Union
Jan. 14, 2010
Reece Family in Union County, GA (part 2)
Jan. 21, 2010
Reece Family in Union County, GA (part 3)
Jan. 28, 2010
Reece Family in Union County, GA (part 4)
Feb. 4, 2010
Reece Family in Union County, GA (part 5)
Feb. 11, 2010
Reece Family in Union County, GA (part 6):  Two Byron Herbert Reece Poems
Feb. 18, 2010
Reece Family in Union County, GA (part 7):  Reece Family Afterthoughts
Feb. 25, 2010
'Driving:  A Right of Passage':  A Book Review
Mar. 4, 2010
Georgia's Pioneer Aviator--Micajah Clark Dyer (A Book Review)
Mar. 11, 2010
Beyond the Mountain Haze
Mar. 18, 2010
A Visit to Blairsville Around 1934
Mar. 25, 2010
Memories of Easters Past
Apr. 1, 2010
She Has Worn Many Hats:  Saluting Loujine Young Shuler on Her Birthday April 10
Apr. 8, 2010
Spring in Appalachia--The Service (Sarvis, Sorbus) Tree Blooms
Apr. 15, 2010
Early Union Settler Benjamin J. Ledford (1800-1892)
Apr. 22, 2010
Continuing the Ledford Legacy: Benjamin's Son Silas and Grandson Mercer
Apr. 29, 2010
Continuing the Legacy of Benjamin J. Ledford: Son Benjamin Mercer and Grandson Arthur Paul Ledford
May 6, 2010
Some Early Union Settlers Named Gaddis and the Gaddistown District
May 13, 2010
Cherokee Names and Legends
May 20, 2010
May--An Important Month in U.S. History
May 27, 2010
A Tribute to Elizabeth Reed Berry, Teacher and Friend
June 3, 2010
On Cemeteries and Burial Customs: Remembering Uncle Dallas Collins's Death, 1938
June 10, 2010
Through Hardship Came Courage:  The Harrison and Nina Mays Collins Family
June 17, 2010
Profile of Union County in 1850
June 24, 2010
A Heritage of Patriotism
July 1, 2010
Naduhli in the Cherokee Language--Nottely or Notla in English
July 8, 2010
Honoring an Ancestor--Bluford Elisha Dyer, Jr.
July 15, 2010
The Office of Justice of the Peace and Notary Public, Focusing on Robert Lee Nelson, JP
July 29, 2010
Militia Districts in Union County
Aug. 5, 2010
Sixty Fifth Anniversary of Bombing Hiroshima and Nagasaki
Aug. 12, 2010
Old Letters From Davis Kin Give Insights to Life in Early Union County
Aug. 19, 2010
Continuing the Saga of the Davis Siblings, Early Union Settlers
Aug. 26, 2010
Mulkey Gap:  A Memorial to Early Settler William R. Mulkey
Sep. 2, 2010
Reece's Poem "Autumn Mood" Sets Tone for Fall
Sep. 9, 2010
Henson Family Name in Early Union County History
Sep. 16, 2010
Saluting Major James Leon Davenport
Sep. 23, 2010
Greenwood Families--Early Settlers in Union and Fannin
Sep. 30, 2010
Patterson Families--Early Settlers in Union (Part 1)
Oct. 7, 2010
Patterson Families--Early Settlers in Union (Part 2) Oct. 14, 2010
Hooper Early Settlers in Union Descended From Absalom Hooper (Sr.) Revolutionary War Soldier
Oct. 21, 2010
Descendants of Revolutionary War Soldier, Absalom Hooper, Sr. - Absalom Hooper, Jr. (Hooper - part 2)
Oct. 28, 2010
Andrew Hooper, Fourth Child of Revolutionary Soldier Absalom Hooper, Sr. (Hooper - part 3)
Nov. 4, 2010
Thomas Jefferson Hooper and Some of His Descendants (Hooper - part 4)
Nov. 11, 2010
Country Music Artist Don Byers Tapped for Atlanta Country Music Hall of Fame
Nov. 18, 2010
Don Byers' Musical Career Leads to Induction into Atlanta Country Music Hall of Fame
Nov. 25, 2010
Akins Hotel "on the Square" and the People Who Operated It
Dec. 2, 2010
The Country Store--a Landmark Entrepreneurial Entity
Dec. 9, 2010
Reece Caught the Essence of Christmas With Certain Poems
Dec. 16, 2010
Keeping Christmas All Year Long
Dec. 23, 2010
 

 

c2008-2010 by Ethelene Dyer Jones.  All rights reserved.

 

[Ethelene Dyer Jones is a retired educator, freelance writer, poet, and historian.  She may be reached at e-mail edj0513@windstream.net; phone 478-453-8751; or mail 1708 Cedarwood Road, Milledgeville, GA 31061-2411.]


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