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  • This is a picture of my great-grandmother, Callie, and my great-great grandparents James and Malinda.

    What's that you say? Where is Callie? She is not yet born. My great-great-grandmother Malinda (Mancil Pullen) is pregnant at the age of 41 with her daughter, Caledonia - called "Callie" - and her husband James C. Anderson sits beside his wife and soon-to-be child.

    Callie was the last child Malinda brought into this world. The last of twelve.

    James did not live to see his daughter born. He died three months before Callie's birth at the age of 46.

    This is their family portrait: father, mother, and daughter.
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