Gay's Genealogy Page
Scottish Clans and the Odom Library
There is a library in
southwest Georgia where you will find information available no place else.
It is the Ellen Payne Odom Genealogy Library, founded on a million dollar
bequest from Mrs. Odom only about eleven years ago. At the Odom Library
you'll find the genealogical records of 114 groups, most of whom are
This is the library where
the clan genealogists keep on record the information they have gleaned
from all the years of their work. That information is available Monday
through Saturday, 8:30 AM until 5:30 PM to you. The library is located at
204 5th St., SE in Moultrie, Georgia.
The Odom Library has a fine
collection of genealogical materials on the eastern seaboard of the United
States and the migration routes west and an excellent War Between the
States collection. The Scottish Collection is the icing on the cake at The
You might wish to
to The Family Tree, published by The Odom Library. With a press run
of 80,500 and a readership of something like half a million, The Family
Tree carries news of interest to the Scottish community, the genealogical
and historical community and interesting news from everywhere. Columns on
Jewish, Spanish, Italian, Scottish genealogy appear in its pages as well
as many other ethnicities.
To subscribe, contact The
Odom Library, PO Box 2828, Moultrie, GA 31776. Call 912-985-6540 or fax
912-095-0936. There is no charge for a subscription, but postage
contributions of at least $6.00 or more are appreciated.
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