The Postmaster of Bill Arp

James Cicero Hunt was the brother of Ida Hunt Huckaby, my second great grandmother. He and his family settled in Douglas County sometime in the 1880s and many members of the Hunt and Huckaby families were living there by the turn of the century. James Cicero owned the Goode Hunt Store off what is now … Continue reading The Postmaster of Bill Arp

A Family Reunion

In August 1919 with the First World War over less than a year and an influenza epidemic impacting Atlanta, ┬áthe Huckaby clan gathered in Lithia Springs, Georgia for a family reunion. I'm related to the Huckabys through my paternal grandfather, William Rea Gideon. His mother Kate was a Huckaby. Through pictures taken that day, I … Continue reading A Family Reunion