Posted By:William Greer
Subject:1873 letter from Dodsons to Lanes
Post Date:October 19, 2008 at 17:24:32
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Forum:Willson Family Genealogy Forum
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A letter written in 1873 from Joel and Elvira Dodson in Tallapoosa Co, AL, to James and Matilda Lane in Bosque Co, TX, was recently found, scanned, transcribed and posted online. The letter is a genealogical treasure, discussing kinfolk in GA, AL, AR and TX. It mentions or alludes to the following families:

Cameron, Casper, Coffman, Dickson, Dodson, Everett, Fincher, Ford, Formby, Graves, Green, Hamilton, Harden, Harrist, Hughen, Lane, Meadows, Norris, Phillips, Robinson, Rowden, Thames, Willson, Wise. You can access this letter from among the documents listed at:

Researchers wishing to comment on the letter or explore relationships contained therein may contact William N Greer at: