DNA Mystery: Gowers of Nashville

4/25/17 I have DNA tested my mother and my paternal grandfather through Ancestry.com. It was well worth the price and wait time (about two months each in 2016). I knew through family tree research that my mother was related to the Gower family of Davidson County, Tennessee. DNA helped to prove that. She's descended from …

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My Sam’s Creek

It would be difficult to find a resident of Cheatham County, Tennessee or even western Davidson County that hasn't heard of Sam's Creek in Pegram. There are even a couple of roads, Sam's Creek Road and Old Sam's Creek Road, named after it.   View of Sam's Creek down Deerfoot Drive in Pegram, Tennessee But who …

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