Tag Archives: American Revolutionary War

FREE ACCESS* to Fold3 Revolutionary War Records – Ends July 15, 2020

This e-mail was sent to my Spam folder and I only noticed it today as I was cleaning out the folder. Fold3 is offering free access* to Revolutionary War Records until July 15, 2020 *Access to the records in the … Continue reading

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Happy Independence Day 2020 America! – July 4, 2020

Happy 244th Birthday America.  

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Yorktown Virtual Tour Guide – June 18, 2020

I noticed this on the American Battlefield Trust website – Yorktown Tour Guide: https://www.battlefields.org/visit/mobile-apps/yorktown-tour-guide. I also included the Civil War apps that are currently available for download. The apps work on many Android and Apple devices. Get the FREE app: Any … Continue reading

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How The Irish Won The American Revolution — LITERARY TITAN

How the Irish Won the American Revolution by Phillip Thomas Tucker is a historical account of the notable figures of Irish origin who fought in the American Revolution. Accounts in the books are set within the scope of the years … Continue reading

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The Boston Tea Party – What Happened During The Long Winter Night Of 1773 — THE HISTORICAL DIARIES

In today’s post, I will review the Boston Tea Party and lesser-known facts about an incident that played a role leading into the American Revolutionary War lasting from 1775 to 1783. These events rallied support to the revolution. via The Boston … Continue reading

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Indian Wars: Early Nineteenth Century — Weapons and Warfare

Major General Isaac Brock met with Shawnee chief Tecumseh in Amherstburg, Ontario and quickly established a rapport, ensuring that he would cooperate with his movements. “Where today are the Pequot? Where the Narraganset, the Mohican, the Pokanoket and many other … Continue reading

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Lineage Societies: Requirements and DNA — DNAeXplained – Genetic Genealogy

I’ve been hesitant to rock this boat, hoping this ship would right itself, but I’ve decided that this vessel needs to be swayed a bit with the hope of providing encouragement and perhaps positive motivation for change. Based on my … Continue reading

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Meet the United States and Canada Research Team at the Family History Library – FamilySearch September 6, 2019

I saw this today on FamilySearch – Meet the United States and Canada Research Team at the Family History Library – FamilySearch September 6, 2019: https://www.familysearch.org/blog/en/united-states-and-canada-research-team/. Want to learn more about your ancestors who came to North America? Maybe they … Continue reading

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African American Soldiers in the Civil War – FamilySearch August 26, 2019

I saw this yesterday on FamilySearch – African American Soldiers in the Civil War – FamilySearch August 26, 2019: https://www.familysearch.org/blog/en/united-states-colored-troops/. You will often see US CT, US CHA, or something similar on military headstones. African Americans have served in every modern conflict … Continue reading

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14 reasons you need to visit FGS 2019 – FindMyPast August 15, 2019

I missed this the other day, but saw it on FindMyPast today –14 reasons you need to visit FGS 2019: https://www.findmypast.com/blog/new/fgs-conference-2019. 14 reasons you need to visit FGS 2019 We can’t wait for the Federation of Genealogical Societies Conference 2019. … Continue reading

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