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United States Muster Rolls of the United States Marine Corps 1893-1940

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Post Last Updated: August 17, 2014

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Descendants of John Teeter Killed in the Civil War

As I have worked on the family tree I have come across a fair number of individuals who served in the civil war. Some of those individuals were killed in action or died later due to wounds. 137 more words


US WWII Draft Registration Cards 1917-1918 Projects– Why We Index ONLY the Contact Person

With the US WWII Draft Registration Cards 1917-1918 projects the reason we are not indexing the main draftee is because these projects were indexed originally about a year ago. 24 more words


Know How To Request Military Records?

by Kimberly A. Cook              (Twitter@ WarriorTales)

Sent off my snail mail request on Saturday to get copies of my Dad’s military and medical records. Have been meaning to do it for a couple months now, but finally made it happen. 285 more words


Darius Townsend Civil War Pension Documents

Darius Townsend was the only full biological brother of Mary Alice Cutler Ellison. His father Nathaniel P Townsend applied for a Civil War pension on the behalf of his supposed deceased son Darius. 76 more words

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News You Can Use in Your New York Research

Last week, Ancestry.com added three new New York collections to their site. Thanks to an agreement reached by the New York State Archives and Ancestry.com, all of these collections are free to access via the… 59 more words

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