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Hannah (Anna) McAllister Darling White (1886-1913)

52 Ancestors in 52 Weeks – Week 33 – Hannah McAllister Hannah is one of those ancestors that just had a sad and short life. Although entirely speculation, I believe her choices in life helped open a rift between her … Continue reading

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Peter McAllister (1852-1941)

52 Ancestors #5 – Peter McAllister (1852-1941) PETER MCALLISTER was born on 12 Feb 1852 in Workington, Cumberland, England. He died in 1941 (The death index indicates he passed in Jan/Feb/Mar of 1941) in Cockermouth, Cumbria, England. He married (1) MARGARET … Continue reading

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McAllister Murder – Bell Set Free – Jan 28, 1925

Savannah Press 28 January 1925 BELL SET FREE BY RECORDER AFTER MURDER HEARING EVIDENCE NOT SUFFICIENT TO HOLD HIM IN M’ALLISTER SLAYING DEFENDANT GIVES RECORDER STATEMENT William R. Bell, charged in a warrant with the murder of Edward L. McAllister, … Continue reading

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McAllister Murder – January 29, 1925 – Bell’s Preliminary Hearing Tomorrow

Savannah Press27 January 1925  FIND NEGRO BOY CHOPPED IN HEAD NEAR M’ALLISTERS DISCOVERED NEAR THE CANAL; CITY POLICE INVESTIGATING ONE SUSPECT IS HELD AT BARRACKS An unidentified negro boy with wounds in, his head similar to those that killed Edward … Continue reading

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McAllister Murder – Defense Attorney says “No Case”

NO CASE AGAINST BELL, SAYS MYRICK – – – – – – – – – – – –  ATTORNEY IS PREPARING FOR PRELIMINARY IN MURDER CHARGE  – – – – – – – – – – – –  “I find in preparing for the … Continue reading

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McAllister Murder – Murder Suspect and Wife – Jan 20th

Murder Suspect, and Wife, Who Prepares to Fight His Cause Savannah Press – 20 Jan 1925  – Page 16 WM. R. BELL.               Mrs. LILLIAN BELL. Mr. Bell is held incommunicado in Chatham jail … Continue reading

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McAllister Murder – Who Owns This Hatchet – Jan 16, 1925

The Savannah Press – January 16, 1925 Who Owns This Hatchet With Which McAllister was Killed? This is a picture of the hatchet with which Edward L. McAllister, who was discovered murdered in his home on Tuesday, was killed. The … Continue reading

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McAllister was MURDERED – January 15, 1925

The Savannah Press – January 15, 1925 M’Allister was MURDERED,      says Coroner’s Jury —– Inquest was held today; Witnesses tell of Discovery —- Brother of dead man on way to Savannah —- Arrest Probable in M’Allister Case It … Continue reading

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January 14, 1925 – M’Allister was Seen Alive Late as Monday Morning

The Savannah Press – January 14, 1925 The county police who are investigating all circumstances in regard to the murder of Edward L. McAllister at his home on Thirty-ninth street, near Ash, will present their findings at the coroner’s inquest … Continue reading

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Georgia Virtual Vault & Edward Lamb McAllister

Georgia Virtual Vault  I’m taking a genealogy course with the Cobb County Genealogical Society, with whom I am a member. Although I’ve done many webinars, but I’ve never taken an official class in genealogy.  I have been asked on a … Continue reading

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