* To explore
the history of the region.
identify the uniqueness of the area. Bordering counties,
such as Franklin, Maury, Giles,
Coffee and Madison County, AL are also identified with this area.
Researchers may have trouble linking a particular county with "The Ridge."
Hopefully we would be able to help.
preserve and restore family cemeteries that are in disrepair or have been
display the many surnames
of the people who
settled in the area and to promote the research of them.
promote an annual meeting of the Chestnut Ridge
Cousins, for the purpose of fellowship, the exchange of family information,
and the promotion of educational programs through informative speakers.
share stories and photos that have been passed
down, being careful not to embarrass anyone. The submitter
should clearly indicate which stories have been verified and which ones
develop plans to make as much of our genealogical and historical information
as possible available to future generations via print or the Internet.
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