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By Judy Carson,Terry McKinney

ISBN-10: 0738517712

ISBN-13: 9780738517711

The sector that's now Altapass was once settled within the final 3rd of the 18th century by way of stressed and courageous souls of Scot-Irish descent. the main colourful and prolific of those was once Charlie
McKinney, a guy set upon creating a lifestyles for himself, his four other halves, and his forty eight little ones within the Appalachian desolate tract. His young children intermarried with many households, together with the Davenports, Biddixes, Halls, and Wisemans, to set up a neighborhood that has survived and thrived during this rugged paradise. switch has usually come to the group in unexpected bursts, together with the coming of the railroad a century in the past, which gave the group its lifestyles, identify, and such a lot enduring establishment, the Orchard at Altapass.

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