20 Aug 1842: Joshua Lawrence Horne Born in Sumter County, Alabama

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Joshua Lawrence Horne (standing) with brother William Lemuel Horn (seated), circa 1902

My 2x great-grandfather Joshua Lawrence Horne was born on this day — 174 years ago — in Sumter County, Alabama near the community of Uniontown.  He was the seventh of nine children born to Elisha Thomas Horn and Marilda Richardson.

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