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This site was last updated Saturday, 09-Oct-2010 16:22:54 MDT.

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NSSAR Library Update: Opening to the public THIS MONTH!

I have been keeping tabs on the National Society of the Sons of the American Revolution’s new library facility. They have released another video showing their progress. Watch it:

They project the new library facility will be open to the public later this month. You can see some more details of their progress here.

This new facility, located in Louisville, KY, is certainly worth a visit. Try to stop by later this fall if you’re in the area.

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Amanuensis Monday: Nicholas Long of Culpeper, VA, and TN, Rev. Pension Application

Two Nicholas Longs filed for Revolutionary War pensions. One was from Caroline Co., VA, and one from Culpeper Co., VA. One later settled in KY and the other in TN.

These two are frequently mixed up on people’s accounts of their families, and so I recently transcribed both their applications, which both are truly chock full of great information for the genealogist. Following is the pension application of Nicholas Long of Culpeper Co., VA, and later TN, who served as a private in the Revolutionary War.

REVOLUTIONARY WAR PENSION FILE OF NICHOLAS LONG (wife Margaret) File number W953, Virginia Service
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22,023
East Tennessee
Nicholas Long of Knox Co. in the State of Tennessee was a private in the com. commanded by Captain Toles of the regt. commanded by Col. ?–ck in the Virginia line for 6 months.
Inscribed on the Roll of East Tennessee at the rate of 20 Dollars – Cents per annum
to commence on the 4th day of March 1831.
Certificate of Pension issued the 29 day of Sept 1833 and James Hauer Knoxville
Arrears to the 4th of Sept $50
Semi-ant. allowance ending 4 March $10
Total $60
Recorded by Danl. Boyd, clerk, Book E Vol. 7 Page 51-57
order to pay Nov. 11 1836
Order to pay 3rd Oct. 1837
— – — — — —– —— May 12th 1842
Paid at the Treasury under the Act of April 6th 1838 from 4th Sept. 1836 to 27th July 1839. —- May 28th 1848
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7492
Tennessee
Margaret Long
widow of Nicholas Long
who was a private
in the Virginia line
Inscribed on the Roll at the rate of 20 Dollars per annum, to commence on the 4th day of March, 1843.
Certificate of Pension issued the 30 day of Dec. 1845 and sent to Hon. A. Johnson H.R.
[Act of MArch 3, 1843.]
& of 17 January 1844
Recorded Book A Vol. 2 Page 194.
Informally transferred to Jonesborough
Jany 26 1846 see let to W. Lyon Jr. Pen. Agt.
No. 418 certificate — under act of 7 July ’38 & the pmt. resolution of Jany. 1845 & sent to Hon. A. Johnson H.R. Dec. 30 1845.
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State of Tennessee
County of Greene
Be it known that on this twenty fifth day of November one thousand eight hundred and forty five before me Christopher Cooper, a Justice of the Peace for the county aforesaid, personally appeared Margaret Long, (widow of Nicholas Long, late a revolutionary pensioner of the United States) a resident of the county aforesaid, aged about eighty three or four years, who after being duly sworn according to law, doth on her oath, make the following affidavit relative to her application for a Pension K.C. viz:
That she is the identical person who made application for a pension while she lived in Jefferson County Tennessee (sometime in the year 1843, as she believes) – that she is the widow of the aforesaid Nicholas Long in the County of Culpepper Virginia. the year after the surrender of Lord Cornwallis, which she believes took place in October 1782. She believes that her marriage with teh said Nicholas Long took place in November 1783, She is certain it was about one year after the surrender of Cornwallis at York Town – that she was married by publication of Banns – that the marriage ceremony was performed according to the ceremonies and rules of the Church of England, or the protestant church , and she is fully satisfied that there was neither license or marriage bond in the case –
She further states that she knows of no person now living by whom she could prove her marriage – that she has no record of her marriage or her childrens ages- that before she left Virginia she had a record of the ages of seven of her children; but the dates of the births being incorrect, she destroyed it; and has never had a record since – that she knows of no person
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by whom she can prove that she was living with the said Nicholas Long as his wife prior to the first of January seventeen hundred and ninety four, except by Mrs. Nancy Bath (Ball?), whose evidence she now submits to the Department. She further states that her oldest child is about sixty one years of age- and that she has had Eleven children by her husband the aforesaid Nicholas Long viz- Betsey, William, Joel, Nancy, Sally, Rachel, Hanna, Peggy, Nicholas, Dicy, and James. Witnesses Bill Daniel, Eliakim Cox. –
Margarett (her X mark) Long
Sworn to and subscribed before the undersigned a Justice of the Peace in and for said county, in presence of the attesting witnesses, the day and year first written- I further certify that I am personally acquainted with the above named affiant – that she is a resident of the county of Greene state of Tennessee – and is the widow of the said Nicholas Long, late a revolutionary Pensioner- that she is a respectable citizen of said county and of unimpeachable character, hose statement is entitled to full faith and credit. I further certify that she is reputed and believed to be the widow of said Nicholas Long by the neighborhood in which she lives; and that the legality of her marriage is not disputed. and that she was known as the wife of said Long in the same neighborhood she now resides upward of thirty years ago, at which time they were residents of said neighborhood to my own knowledge.
Given under my hand in the county and state aforesaid this the 25th day of November 1845.
Christopher Cooper
Justice of the Peace
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WAR DEPARTMENT, Pension Office.
Sir:
The evidence in support of your claim under the act of June 7, 1832, has been examined, and the papers are herewith returned. The following is a statement of our case in tablar form. On comparing these papers with the follwing rules, and the subjoined notes, you will readily perceive that objections exist which must be removed before a pension can be allowed. The notes and regulations will show what is necessary to be done. These points to which your attention is more particularly directed, you will find marked in the margin with a brace, (thus: } ). You will, when you return your papers to this Department, send this printed letter to them, and you will be complying with this request greatly facilitate the investigation of your clam.
A Statement, showing the Service of Nicholas Long
Apr 1781 for 3 months as private for officers: C. of Toles? and Col. Alcock
and
July 1781 for 3 months as private for officer: Col. Karch?
Age at present: 69 . Service in Va.
Proof by which the declaration is supported: traditionary.
I am respectfully, your obedient servant,
J.L. Edwards, Commissioner of Pensions.
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Declaration
In order to obtain the benefit of the Act of Congress of the 7th July 1838 entitled “an act granting half pay & pensions to certain widows” & in order to obtain the benefit of the acto of Congress of March 3rd 1843 entitled “an act granting one year pension to certain widows”
State of Tennessee
Grainger County
On this 25th day of January 1844 personally appeared beforie the subscriber, a justice of the peace in and for the county aforesaid, Mrs. Margaret Long of the county & state aforesaid, aged eighty six years, who being first duly swornaccording to law, doth on her oath make the following declaration in order to obtain the benefit of the provision made by the act of Congress passed July 7th 1838 entitled “an act granting half pay & pensions to certain widows” – that she is the widow of Nicholas Long who was a private in the Army of the Revolution, that the aforesaid Nicholas Long drew a pension under the act of Congress of 7th June 1832 of Twenty Dollars per annum for his said service. She further declares that she was married to the said Nicholas Long on the 5th day of Nov. 1778, and that her husband the aforesaid Nicholas Long died on the 27th day of July 1839. that she was not married to him prior to his leaving the service but that the marriage took place previous to the first day of Jan. 1794, (viz.) at the time above stated & that she has remained unmarried a widow ever since the death of her said husband
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She further declares that she cannot obtain record evidence of marriage. Margaret (her X mark) Long
13th & 17th lines interlined? before signed ——
Sworn to & subscribed on the day & year above written before me a justice of the peace for the county aforesaid, and I further certify that the said Mrs. Margaret Long is from bodily infrimity unable to attend Courr and that full credit may be given to her statements, in witness whereof I have hereunto set my hand this 25th day of Jan. 1844. Jeszse Howell (SEAL)
Justice of the peace
State of Tennessee
Grainger County
On this 25th day of Jan. 1844 personally appeared before the subscriber a justice of the peace for said county, Mrs. Rachel Solomon a resident of said county and state aforesaid aged fifty three years, & after being duly sworn according to law doth on her oath make the following affidavit. that she is well acquainted with the above named Margaret Long & has been from the earliest of her recollection & also with teh said Nicholas Long her said Husband, & has always known them the said Margaret & Nicholas, to live together as Husband & wife for more than fifty years and from every circumstance she believes the marriage to ahave taken place at the time set forth in the said Margaret’s declaration. Rachel (her X mark) Solomon
Sworn to and subscribed before me, due and it being given to affiant this date above written.
Jesse Howell
Justice of the peace
25th line interlined before signed page (2)
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State of Tennessee
Knox County
On this __ day of August 1833 personally appeared in open court before me Edward Scott, one of the Judges of Law and Equity in and for the state of Tennessee now sitting Nicholas Long a resident of the said County and State in the said county of Knox and State of Tennessee aged 69 years who being first duly sworn according to law doth on his oath make the following declaration in order to obtain the benefit of the act of Congress passed June 7th 1832 that he entered the service of the United States under the following named officers and served as herein stated. He was born on the 12th day of April 1764 in Culpeper County Virginia as he was informed by his parents. he has no record of his age. He was living in said Culpeper County when called into the service of the United States at which place in the first of April 1781 he substituted in the room and stead of Samuel Kouce? for a three months tour against the british under Capt. Henry Toles in Col. Alcock’s Regiment of Militia. he joined the company in the neighborhood of Williamsburgh. Marched to Williamsburgh thence to the drinking springs thence to the Raccoon ford of Rapahannock lay there some time thence to Richmond and lay there till his time was out and was there Honorably but verbally discharged. he served at thsi time three months for which he claims pension. this verbal discharge was given in the first of July 1781. Again while living at the same place in the latter part of July 1781 he was drafted for a three months tour against the british under Capt. Edward Knash we had no Col. when we started. we then organized at Culpeper Court house at the time — aforesaid . March to York Town to attack the british. he continued in the neighborhood of York and there till after Corn Wallace was taken. he was in the siege of York and helped take the said Wallace. After the siege was
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over and Wallace taken he took sick and when the prisoner was marched out of York he was sent home. he got no regular discharge he was sent home in the latter part of October 1781 he served at this time three months for which he claims pension. He continued to live in said Culpeper County about five years after the war. he then moved to Botetourt County. lived there for twenty years he then moved to Henry County lived there about five years then moved to Greene County Tennessee lived there about five years he then moved to Anderson County lived there about five years he then moved to Jefferson County lived there about one year he then moved to Rhey County lived there about one year he then moved to said Knox County and has lived there ever since. there was no regular officers with the troops where he served nor no continental nor militia regiments to the best of his recollection till he went to the siege of York and he had no acquaintance with any of them and connot tell from his own recollection any thing about them. as the circumstance of his service farther than above stated. He never did receive a written discharge form the service nor a commission during the Revolution. He is acquainted in his present neighborhood with Mardred Yarnal Esq.Robert Kindle Esq. and Lindsay Chelders Esq. all of whom he believes would certify he is a man of veracity and that they believe he served as a soldier of the Revolution.
He has no documentary evidence and knows of no person whose testimony he can procure who can testify to his actual service. He hereby relinquishes every claim whatever to a pension or annuity except the present and declares that his name is not on the pension roll of the ag–s? of any state.
He knows of no clergyman whose testimony he can procure who can testify to the report of his services. There may be some errors in the above statement
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as he lost his speach by a fever about seven years ago and has not been able to speak above his breath since in consequence of which he has great difficulty in making himself understood. he is certain there is no error in the time he served for he served the full six months above stated. Sworn to and subscribed the day and year aforesaid in open Court.   Nicholas (his X mark) Long
Wm. Swan, clk.
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We Barnard Slaughter residing in Anderson County & Southy Nelson living in the said county of Knox and state aforesaid hereby certify that we are well acquainted with Nicholas Long who has subscribed and sworn to the above declaration, that we belive him to be 69 years of age that he is respected and believed in the neighborhood where he resides to have been a soldier of the Revolution and that we — in that opinion. Sworn to and subscribed the day and year aforesaid in open court.
Barnard Slaughter
Southy (his X mark) Nelson
Wm. Swan Clk.
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And the said Court do hereby declare his opinion after the investigation of the matter and after putting the interrogatories prescribed by the state department that the above named applicant was a Revolutionary Soldier and served as he states and the court further certifies that it appears to him that Barnard Slaughter and Southy Nelson who has signed the previous certificate are residents of said county of Anderson & Knox, and state of Tennessee and are credible persons and that there statement is entitled to credit.
Edw. Scott one of the Justices of the Circuit Courts of Law and Equityin and for the State of Tennessee aforesaid
I William Swan Cleark of the Circuit Court in and for the said county of Knox and state of Tennessee do hereby  .
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[FORM]
Revolutionary War Records Section
Department of the Interior
Bureau of Pensions
Washington, D.C.
….a statement of the military history of Nicholas Long, a soldier of the Revolutionary War, you will find below the desired information as contained in his (or his widow’s) application for pension on file in this Bureau.
Enlisted Apr. 1 1781 for 3 mos. as Pvt. under Capt. Henry Towles and Col. Alcoc for Va.
Enlisted July 1781 for 3 mos. under Capt. Edward Knash
Battles engaged in: Siege of York.
Residence of soldier at enlistment: Culpeper Co. Va.
Date of application for pension: Aug 15th (illegible)
Residence at date of application: Knox Co. Tenn.
Age at date of application: (b. Apr. 12 1764 Culpeper Co. Va. d. July 27, 1839 in Jefferson Co. Tenn.
Remarks: mar. Nov 5 1783 Margaret — She was —-pension on application of Jany 25 1844 when a resident of Greene Co. Tenn. aged 86 years Children were: Betsey, William, Joel, Nancy, Sally, Rachel, Hannah, Peggy, Nicholas Dicey and James.
John – brother
marriage could not have been 1778 as soldier was then only 14 yrs old.
Respectfully,
—– Commissioner
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The above is the transcribed pension file of Nicholas Long, born in Culpeper County, Virginia, as it has been filmed and published on Heritage Quest.
Transcribed by Greg Lamberson 29 September, 2010
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1818 Immigration Story: From England to the American Frontier

This got to me:

I am reading “Notes on a journey in America from the coast of Virginia to the territory of Illinois,” by Morris Birkbeck, an Englishman who decides to settle in the American frontier and essentially writes a travel book/memoir about the journey. It can be found on Google Books here.

I don’t know how it ends yet, but if you would like to read about a newcomer’s impressions upon landing in Virginia from England, past Washington, D.C., still recovering from the ravages of the British sacking of the city, etc., I recommend it.

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MDLandRec.Net A Digital Image Retrieval System for Land Records in Maryland

Did you know you can view ALL Maryland land records online!?!?!?

REALLY!!!!

MDLandRec.Net

A Digital Image Retrieval System for Land Records in Maryland

A Joint eGovernment Service of the Maryland Judiciary and the Maryland State Archives

The Maryland Judiciary, the 24 elected Court Clerks of Maryland and the Maryland State Archives have joined in partnership to provide up to date access to all verified land record instruments in Maryland. This service is currently being provided at no charge to individuals who apply for a user name and password. Users are encouraged to provide feedback and inform the Maryland State Archives of any problems encountered.

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Why share your genealogy on WeRelate.org?

I am considering adding this tool to my genealogy toolbox. This seems like a good way to collaborate on dead-end relatives with multiple researchers. It also looks like a good place to gather stories of a common ancestor from descendants with different perspectives and traditions.

These two uses are clearly not the only ways in which this site/tool could prove useful, but these are the ways I am thinking of using it right now. I encourage you to have a look at werelate.org, and let me know what you think of using this tool for genealogical collaboration and sharing.

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Wordless Wednesday: Hay Baler, circa 1920

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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 Revolutionary War pensions, and comparatively, Simon Lambertson’s settlement of $120 annually was very high.

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New York

Lambertson, Simon (wife Laura) R6101

New York 30,800

Simon Lambertson of Ulster Co. in the State of New York who was a Sergeant in the company commanded vt Captain Riker in the Regt. Commanded by Col. Cortland in the N. York line for 2 years

Inscribed on the Roll of N. York at the rate of 120 Dollars – cents per annum to commence on the 4th day of March, 1831

Certificate of Pension issued thie 17th day of August 1836 and Sept. to January

Mitchell, Shawangunk. N. Y.

Arrears to the 4th of March ’31 600.00

Semi-anl. Allowances ending to Sep. “ 60.00

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$660.00

{Revolutionary Claim Act June 7, 1832}

Recorded by D. Brown, cleark

Book E-2 Vol. 4, page 42

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In the District of New York

Ulster County –

On the 5th day of July 1820, personally appeared in open court in the Court of Common Pleas it being a Court of Record for the said County of Ulster: Simon Lambertson aged sixty-two years and nine months resident in the said County of Ulster who being duly sworn according to Law doth on his oath declare that he served in the revolutionary war as follows. Enlisted March 13th 1776 with State of New York in Capt. Henry Riker’s Company Coll.Richmore’s Regt. New York Troops in the line of the State of New York; served until 1777 when he was discharged in Orange County NY – then enlisted 1777 in Fishkill in the State of New York in Captain Jonathan Hallet’s Company Coll. Phillip Cortland’s Regt. New York Troops for during the war and served until the 9th June 1783 when he was discharged in the town of New Windsor in the County of Orange N.Y. And has received a pension under of the Act of March 18th 1818. One hundred and thirty one Dollars and seventy three cents on the 4th September 1819 and $48 on the 4th March 1820 and that he is a laborer.

And I do solemnly swear that I was a resident Citizen of the United States on the 18th day of March 1818 And that I have not since that time by gift sale or any manner disposed of my property or any part thereof with intent so to diminish it as to bring myself within the provisions of the Act of Congress entitled An Act To Provide for Certain Persons Engaged in the Land and Naval Service of the United States in the Revolutionary War passed the 18th day of March 1818 and that I have not nor has any person in trust for me any property or securities Contracts or Debts due to me nor have I any income other than what is contained in the following inventory and by me subscribed except necessary Cloathing & Bedding viz. no Real Estate. Two Hogs worth $5 each 3 Pigs worth $1.50 no other property except household furniture. One son Selar aged nine years one daughter Maria Catherine aged six years one daughter Elizabeth aged 4 years And one daughter Hannah aged 3 years. My wife is 48 years. Deposant himself is unable to support himself from age and infirmity and that he was in the Battle of White Plains Battle of Monmouth and the Battle of Saratoga and in the battle in which Cornwallis was taken.

Simon Lambertson

Sworn to and subscribed on this day July 1820 in open Court before me Lucas Elmendorf first Judge of the Court above mentioned

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To the Hon. The Secretary of War

Dear Sir being a Pensioner of the United States under the Act of March 1818 I beg to State to your Honour that I am set forth in my Certificate as a private in the army of the Revolution having lately learned that a sergeant is entitled to more pay and having always served as such in the Army I beg leave to explain a mistake must have taken place in my application originally for a pension (my application was made by — — – in the year 1819.) and a cetificate forwarded to me having date 30 April 1819. Signed J. C. Calhurn No. 10.034. I expect from the fact that the said certificate so recd. And by me now held. My application must have been made as a private when in fact I was a sarjeant and could not have understood that part of my affidavit which set me forth as a private (if it did so) – I will briefly set forth my enlistments and officers and if there is any record in the department it will be so found I first enlisted for one year under Capt. Riker as a Sarjeant in the militia in thr Regiment of Col. Richmore I think it was in the Spring of 1776 and was marched to Quebeck and from thence back to Long Isand and was in the Engagement at Brookline & Cooped? into ikw? Took from thence to Hardrain? Heights thene to White Plains at which engagement I was in there and I think to Peckokill? Where the Company of captain Riker joined the Regiment of Col Cortland (I think it was later in the fall of 1776 in the latter part of December about the sam time General Washington took the Hessian prisoners at Trenton) when I then enlisted in Colonel Cortland’s Regiment for 7 years or during the War and still continued in the Company of Capt. Riker until his death when Capt. Hollet took the Command of said Company. I was in all the Engagements of said Regiment of Col. Cortland from its first organization to the peace under Capt. Richard Hallet as a Serjeant – and was discharged at New Bergh? At Washington’s Head Quarters and recd. a Written discharge which I gave to a merchant at New Windsor to whom I sold my bounty land – and cannot tell what he done with it but presume he left it at the land office at Washngton or the Capitol of this State N. Y.

I wish you to inform me whether from the Records & from the above statement of facts it will be sufficient for me to send your Honour my Certificate that I now hold to entitle me to the benefit of the Act of June 7th 1832. and the pay of Serjeant – or whether I must support my present related story by prooff – which I am abundantly able to do by 5 living witnesses who served with and know me in said Regminet of Col. Cortland – I am well satisfied that my present application will conflict with my original applicaion in 1819. but rely upon the truth of my can? for explanation and as far as the original application I could not have understood it – there were a number of other applications made out by E. P. Kaim? On the same day and they were hurried off. Be so kind to address your answer to me at the Shawanjunk? Post Office Ulster County N.Y. And confer a favor upon a Humble but thankful individual. Simon Lambertson

Shawangunk N.Y

7th July 1836

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State of New York

County of Orange

On this 8th day of March A.D. One Thousand Eight hundred and fifty three personally appearee before me James W. Fowler Surrogate in and for the County of Orange in the State of New York aforesaid Laura Lambertson a resident of said county aged 81 years who being duly sworn before me the Surrogate in open Court and on her oath states that she is the widow of Simon Lambertson deceased a late resident of the county of Ulster in said State who was a soldier and served in and during the war of the Revolution and that she makes this declaration in order to obtain the benefit of the provision made by the Act of Congress approved of February 3rd 1853 Entitled an Act Granting Pensions to Certain widows of soldiers who served in and during the war of the Revolution. She further declares that she was married to her husband the said Simon Lambertson in the county of Ulster in said state on or about the fifth day of July 1810 by Moses Freeley who was then a pastor of the Shevangarde Church, and that her said husband died on or about the 23 day of June 1845, and that he was in the Receipt of a Pension at the time of his death at the rate of $120 per annum under the Act of Congress passed March 18th 1818, and that she has not intermarried since the death of her said husband, and that she is still a widow. She further states that her name was Laura Upright before her marriage to her said husband the said Simon Lambertson deceased. Sworn to & subscribed on the day and year above written before me James W. Fowler Surrogate

Laura ( her X mark) Lambertson

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State of New York

County of Orange

I hereby certify that the foregoing declaration was made, subscribed and sowrn to before me James W. Fowler Surrogate of Orange County in open Court.

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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 more ancestors you have in common with others. Hundreds of thousands of Americans share at least one of these ancestors with the President, making them distant cousins.

The article gives brief, one-paragraph biographies of each Revolutionary War soldier found in Obama’s ancestry.

You can read the full article at http://tinyurl.com/34ukoa3

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

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Sunday’s Obituary: Thomas Jefferson “Jeff” Andrews

This was originally published in the newspaper of Vandalia, IL, approximately the last week of December, 1939:

THOMAS J. ANDREWS
DIES AT HIS HOME
NEAR MULLBERKV GROVE
Thomas J. Andrews, father of Mrs. Murl Henderson of this city, who had been ill for three weeks with heart complications died at his home one mile south of Mulberry Grove December 17 at 3:30 in the afternoon. He was 74 years 3 months and 27 days old.
Thomas Jefferson Andrews was the son of Thomas and Eliza Elam Andrews, born in Fayette County August 20 1865. He left this county 40 years ago end moved to Bond County to the home where he died. He was married October 7 1890 to Mary Viola Carroll, who died April 18, 1936. He is survived by three sons. Murl. of Greenville; Wayne, of Libertyville; Glen, of Pleasant Mound Township, Bond county; two daughters, Mrs. Silas Crutchley, of Pleasant Mound; Mrs. Murl Henderson. of this city; and seven grandchildren.
The body was cared for at the Runells Funeral home in Mulberry Grove and then taken to the home of Mrs. Crutchley Monday afternoon where it remained until funeral services which were held Tuesday morning, 11 o’clock at the Christian church with Rev. Dellas Newby officiating. The body was brought to McInturff for burial.
Card of Thanks
To those who expressed their sympathy in so many beautiful and practical ways during our recent bereavement, the death of Thomas Andrews, we extend our heartfelt thanks.
THE FAMILY.

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