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Amanuensis Monday: The other one: Nicholas Long of Caroline County, VA, and KY, Rev. Pension Application

Last Monday I provided the transcript of Nicholas Long of Culpeper, VA, mentioning he was one of two Nicholas Longs who frequently get confused in genealogical research of the area. Today I provide the transcription of the second Nicholas Long. … Continue reading

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Amanuensis Monday: Simon Lambertson (wife Laura Upright) Revolutionary War Pension Application File from Ulster Co., NY

This is no known relation to me, but I run a Lamberson surname website, and this is my first foray into documenting some of the Dutch Lambertson families who populated New York State for it. I have seen a few … Continue reading

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Eastman’s Online Genealogy Newsletter: President Obama Descends from 14 Revolutionary War Soldiers

President Obama Descends from 14 Revolutionary War Soldiers An article by Rosemary E. Bachelor in the Suite101.com web site claims that President Obama can count 14 Revolutionary War soldiers in his family tree. Indeed, the further back you go, the … Continue reading

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