Blue Ridge heritage

an informal history of three generations of the family of John Nicholson Idol
  • 211 Pages
  • 2.18 MB
  • English
Parkway Publishers , Boone, N.C
Family, REFERENCE, Appalachians (People), Historical, Genealogy & Heraldry, BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY, Mountain life, Biog
StatementJohn Lane Idol, Jr
LC ClassificationsCT274.E38 I36 2005eb
The Physical Object
Format[electronic resource] :
Pagination1 online resource (xv, 211 p.) :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25557327M
ISBN 101435664965
ISBN 139781435664968

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A native of the Piedmont area of North Carolina, John Nicholson Idol, a Confederate Sharpshooter, looking for a way to make a life for himself in the Reconstruction South, comes to Deep Gap, meets and marries a daughter of pioneer settler Solomon Greene, and begins to adapt to Blue Ridge ways of working and s: 0.

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[Dorothy Burnett Peterson].The Blue Ridge region mirrors the rest of the nation in hosting an energetic mix of musical styles. Pop, classical, jazz, blues, rock, gospel, country—these are all here. In addition the Blue Ridge has an unmatched legacy of traditional music and dance.