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American Revolution Ancestors
Genealogy Truths
Burnett Family
Ancestral Homes
Roberts Family
Griffith Family
Tartans
Pilgrim Ancestors
Martin Luther
McMahan Origins
Robinson Origins
Huguenot Ancestors
Genealogy Tools
Boleyn Connection
Blankenship Origins
Justus Family
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American Revolution Ancestors

Ninety Six, South Carolina~1781 American Revolution~House of History, LLC.

House of History, LLC.~"Family History A Mystery"

Ninety Six, South Carolina~1781 American Revolution~House of History, LLC.

Col Andrew Hampton (1713 - 1805) - Find A Grave Memorial

Col Andrew Hampton (1713-1805) - Find A Grave...

REVOLUTIONARY WAR PATRIOT COL. ANDREW HAMPTON b (about)1713 - d 1805 A son of Col. Andrew Hampton was thought to be Ezekiel Hampton Sr. Now evidence, such as Col. Andrew Hampton's 1805 will suggest Ezekiel's father may have been a cousin, also named Andrew, of Granville Co. (far north/central NC) who moved to Georgia....

The Overmountain Men

The Overmountain Men

The Battle of Guilford Court House was a battle fought on March 15, 1781, at a site which is now in Greensboro, the county seat of Guilford County, North Carolina, during the American Revolutionary War.

Battle of Guilford Courthouse

The Battle of Guilford 1781 in the US American Revolutionary War - with Major General Lord Cornwallis against Major General Nathaniel Greene in North Carolina

John Sevier, a Revolutionary War hero at the Battle of King's Mountain, South Carolina, is my fourth great-grandfather.

Why It Matters–The Battle of Kings Mountain–Beth Trissel

October 7th, my niece Cailin’s birthday, is the anniversary of the Battle of Kings Mountain, an epic conflict that took place in what is now North Carolina, then South Carolina, and one that many V…

The Battle of Camden: This battle took place in August,1780. Patriot General Gates is ordered to go through Charlotte, but instead he heads to Camden where the British are waiting. The Battle of Camden is a major British victory.

Battle of Camden

British victory over General Horatio Gates in North Carolina

Genealogy Truths

Strangers In The Box - By: Pamela A. Harazim

STRANGERS IN THE BOX -Pamela A. Harazim "Come, look with me inside this drawer, In this box I've often seen, At the pictures, black and white, Faces proud, still, and serene. I wish I knew the people, These strangers in the box, Their names and all their memories, Are lost among my socks. I wonder what their lives were like, How did they spend their days? What about their special times? I'll never know their ways. If only someone had taken time, To tell, who, what, where, and when, These…

Burnett Family

The HORN OF LEYS is displayed in a case over the fireplace in the Great Hall at CRATHES CASTLE. The Horn of Leys was given to ALEXANDER BURNARD, by Robert the Bruce in 1323, as a token of his appointment as hereditary forester of the Forest of Drum. The National Trust for Scotland which now owns the property has lent its support to this claim: “King Robert the Bruce granted the lands of Leys to the Burnett family in 1323. Bruce presented the Horn of Leys to the family as a symbol of his…

The HORN OF LEYS is displayed in a case over the fireplace in the Great Hall at CRATHES CASTLE. The Horn of Leys was given to ALEXANDER BURNARD, by Robert the Bruce in 1323, as a token of his appointment as hereditary forester of the Forest of Drum. The National Trust for Scotland which now owns the property has lent its support to this claim: “King Robert the Bruce granted the lands of Leys to the Burnett family in 1323. Bruce presented the Horn of Leys to the family as a symbol of his…

The Burnett of Leys Clan Crest

Low Prices on Scottish Tartans, Clan Crests, Kilts and Gifts

The Burnett of Leys Clan Crest

Ancestral Homes

Smith's Fort - Preservation Virginia

Smith’s Fort Plantation is the site of Captain John Smith’s proposed “New Fort” and is located directly across the James River from Jamestown. The site still has earthworks that mark the spot of the unfinished fort site partially completed in 1609 before being abandoned.

Low Dinsdale Manor is a privately owned, much altered, and extended medieval manor house situated on the north bank of the River Tees at Low Dinsdale, near Darlington, County Durham, England. The manor was owned by the Surtees family from the 12th century. Several members of the Surtees of Dinsdale family served as High Sheriff of Northumberland. In 1511 on the death of the last male of the family it passed to his daughter Katherine Place. Rowland Place was High Sheriff of Durham in 1654

Whitley Hall Hotel in Sheffield

Whitley Hall Hotel

Whitley Hall Hotel in Sheffield

Roberts Family

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Griffith Family

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Tartans

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Pilgrim Ancestors

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Martin Luther

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McMahan Origins

Flickriver: Most interesting photos from Churches of County Monaghan, Ireland pool

Flickriver - view images as a 'river of photos' and more...

Old Church Killevan Newbliss Co.Monaghan Ireland

Explore dano35ie's photos on Flickr. dano35ie has uploaded 4529 photos to Flickr.

Robinson Origins

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Huguenot Ancestors

Tracing Your Huguenot Ancestors

Tracing Your Huguenot Ancestors book. Read 2 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Between the sixteenth and eighteenth centuries, many...

Genealogy Tools

The Nordic communication gap.

8144 views on Imgur: The magic of the Internet

The Tree of Languages

Picture based reference guides for anything and everything. If it seems like something someone might print, physically post, and reference then it...

The People with No Name: Ireland's Ulster Scots, America's Scots Irish, and the Creation of a British Atlantic World, 1689-1764.

Amazon.com: The People with No Name: Ireland's Ulster Scots, America's Scots Irish, and the Creation of a British Atlantic World, 1689-1764. (9780691074627): Griffin, Patrick: Books

The 1 Hour Solution to Downloading Your Ancestry Family Tree and ALL of Its Records

Many of us keep our trees on Ancestry, even if we don't always subscribe to their somewhat pricey record subscription service. Because Ancestry's online family tree is easy and free, it's a great alternative to paid programs. But backing up that tree, along with its attached records and other media, can be a major challenge - despite how important it is to do so. Many of us keep our trees on Ancestry - but backing up that tree, along with its attached records and other media, can be a major…

Boleyn Connection

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Blankenship Origins

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Justus Family

Norway Genealogy

Guide to Norway ancestry, family history, and genealogy: birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, and military records.

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Norway Genealogy

Guide to Norway ancestry, family history, and genealogy: birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, and military records.

The Nordic communication gap.

8144 views on Imgur: The magic of the Internet

The Tree of Languages

Picture based reference guides for anything and everything. If it seems like something someone might print, physically post, and reference then it...

Strangers In The Box - By: Pamela A. Harazim

STRANGERS IN THE BOX -Pamela A. Harazim "Come, look with me inside this drawer, In this box I've often seen, At the pictures, black and white, Faces proud, still, and serene. I wish I knew the people, These strangers in the box, Their names and all their memories, Are lost among my socks. I wonder what their lives were like, How did they spend their days? What about their special times? I'll never know their ways. If only someone had taken time, To tell, who, what, where, and when, These…

The People with No Name: Ireland's Ulster Scots, America's Scots Irish, and the Creation of a British Atlantic World, 1689-1764.

Amazon.com: The People with No Name: Ireland's Ulster Scots, America's Scots Irish, and the Creation of a British Atlantic World, 1689-1764. (9780691074627): Griffin, Patrick: Books

The 1 Hour Solution to Downloading Your Ancestry Family Tree and ALL of Its Records

Many of us keep our trees on Ancestry, even if we don't always subscribe to their somewhat pricey record subscription service. Because Ancestry's online family tree is easy and free, it's a great alternative to paid programs. But backing up that tree, along with its attached records and other media, can be a major challenge - despite how important it is to do so. Many of us keep our trees on Ancestry - but backing up that tree, along with its attached records and other media, can be a major…

The HORN OF LEYS is displayed in a case over the fireplace in the Great Hall at CRATHES CASTLE. The Horn of Leys was given to ALEXANDER BURNARD, by Robert the Bruce in 1323, as a token of his appointment as hereditary forester of the Forest of Drum. The National Trust for Scotland which now owns the property has lent its support to this claim: “King Robert the Bruce granted the lands of Leys to the Burnett family in 1323. Bruce presented the Horn of Leys to the family as a symbol of his…

The HORN OF LEYS is displayed in a case over the fireplace in the Great Hall at CRATHES CASTLE. The Horn of Leys was given to ALEXANDER BURNARD, by Robert the Bruce in 1323, as a token of his appointment as hereditary forester of the Forest of Drum. The National Trust for Scotland which now owns the property has lent its support to this claim: “King Robert the Bruce granted the lands of Leys to the Burnett family in 1323. Bruce presented the Horn of Leys to the family as a symbol of his…

The Burnett of Leys Clan Crest

Low Prices on Scottish Tartans, Clan Crests, Kilts and Gifts

The Burnett of Leys Clan Crest

Flickriver: Most interesting photos from Churches of County Monaghan, Ireland pool

Flickriver - view images as a 'river of photos' and more...

Old Church Killevan Newbliss Co.Monaghan Ireland

Explore dano35ie's photos on Flickr. dano35ie has uploaded 4529 photos to Flickr.

Tracing Your Huguenot Ancestors

Tracing Your Huguenot Ancestors book. Read 2 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Between the sixteenth and eighteenth centuries, many...

Ninety Six, South Carolina~1781 American Revolution~House of History, LLC.

House of History, LLC.~"Family History A Mystery"

Ninety Six, South Carolina~1781 American Revolution~House of History, LLC.

Col Andrew Hampton (1713 - 1805) - Find A Grave Memorial

Col Andrew Hampton (1713-1805) - Find A Grave...

REVOLUTIONARY WAR PATRIOT COL. ANDREW HAMPTON b (about)1713 - d 1805 A son of Col. Andrew Hampton was thought to be Ezekiel Hampton Sr. Now evidence, such as Col. Andrew Hampton's 1805 will suggest Ezekiel's father may have been a cousin, also named Andrew, of Granville Co. (far north/central NC) who moved to Georgia....

The Overmountain Men

The Overmountain Men