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Family Genealogy History Military World War 2

Saturday’s word of the day was serendipity. I’d put off a research trip to Wentworth, New Hampshire for a week due to inertia. I’m looking into the background of the family…

Civil War History Military

My thanks to David Allen Lambert of the New England Historic Genealogical Society for finding this reference and putting a face to the soldier that I have been researching for…

Civil War Genealogy History Military

During a re-reading of Hoyt’s History of Wentworth, I found details of the death of John O. Stevens that I missed before. “John O Stevens, Co B, 2nd N H Reg.…

Civil War Genealogy History Military

Albion’s Seed: Four British Folkways in America, Vol. 1 by David Hackett Fischer This is an eye-opening (for me) analysis of the settlement of four regions of early America – New England, the Chesapeake, the Delaware…

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