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Re: YELVERTON , Dale Co Ala to Tyler Co Tex
Posted by: myelverton Date: August 16, 2001 at 18:35:28
In Reply to: Re: YELVERTON , Dale Co Ala to Tyler Co Tex by Gypsy McKim of 248

Gappa Thomas Yelverton married Martha B. Simmons. In abt 1840, Gappa T. Yelverton and his brother in law, John B. Simmons, bouth the land on which Elba is located from Ephraim King. They organized the Simmons Mercantile Company, the first store in Elba. This according to, "Piney Wood Echoes" by Fred S. Watson.


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