March 4, 2017

African Americans of Giles County (Images of America) by Carla J. Jones,Tonya M. Hull,Carroll Van West

By Carla J. Jones,Tonya M. Hull,Carroll Van West

Giles County used to be based on November 14, 1809, and is called the land of milk and honey. The county is domestic to over 30 nationwide sign up homes, Civil struggle skirmish websites, a assorted cultural historical past, and intersecting path of Tears routes (Benge’s and Bell’s). it's also the start position for lots of famous African americans, similar to famous architect Moses McKissack, founding father of McKissack and McKissack. Giles County is a spot the place many ancestral lineages go back domestic to their roots for learn or to find their wealthy African American heritage and heritage.

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