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Higdon Family Reunion
Posted by: Gina Lewis Date: August 19, 2001 at 09:03:24
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The West Alabama Higdon Family Reunion will be held Saturday, September 8th, 2001,(11:00am - until), at South Lamar High School Cafeteria, Hwy. 96, Millport, AL.
All Higdon's are invited to attend and encouraged to bring your family. Bring a covered dish for lunch.
Optional: Bring individual and family photos to be donated to the "Historical Higdon Family Photo Album".
For information contact: Mr. or Mrs. Rayford Higdon at:12648 Hargrove Rd. E., Cottondale, AL 35453.
(A breif tail of our family history)
The Higdon's had an adventurous history moving in covered wagons pulled by oxen from the Cherokee Territory, and mountains of North Carolina, thru Alabama to Texas. In Texas the Higdon's broke wild horses for the U S Army when they were chasing Fancisco "Poncho" Villa and his raiding parties back and forth across the Mexican border. When the U S Army started using Ford trucks, the Higdon's lost their lively hood, and so started a trek back to the Carolina's.
This reunion is sponsored by the group that broke off, and settled in West Alabama those many years ago.


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