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Evans' Purchase In Muhlenberg Appraisals

Kentucky Probate Records,  Muhlenberg...:Sale Bill (1842) of D. Lott, deceasedEvans' purchaseImage 12James Evans, 1 sow and 6 pigsDavid Evans 1 spot steerD. Evans 1 ___ steerP. LottWm. Grego...
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John Backus Probate In Tompkins County

New York, Probate Records...Tompkins Wills 1856-1874...I-137  [Image 363]:Re. Will of John Backus, Will Book I, pp. 137-139 (transcription)[Note: In the will, John Backus' named daughters we...
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James Dudley Johnson

J.D. Johnson(My apologies to whomever sent this to me; I've lost track of  the source)Ahnentafel #14Grandma Katie's father, James Dudley Johnson was born July 14, 1862, in Harrisburg, Illino...
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1809 Home District Population

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William Roark, Juror?

From Illinois Probate Records, Gallatin Order book 1813-1838:Image 37Looks like William Rowark as a juror?24 March 1814
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A Canadian In The Civil War

Letters Received by the Commission Branch of the Adjutant General's Office, 1863-1870, included a letter from a Michigan soldier, Muir A. McDonnell, who was a Canadian native.23 March 1866Na...
Detour Through History · 4d ago

Patullos Who Settled In Ireland

SourceThe American Illustrated Methodist Magazine, Volume 6, The Scotch-Irish Stock.....Most of the characteristic names are Saxon or Norman. Whitelaws, Elliots, Livingstons, Bryces or Bruce...
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Joel Barlow

SourceJoel Barlow's biography from Wikipedia.
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Mentioned Washington County

Michigan, Probate Records, Wayne Probate packets 1815-1816...:Wayne County, Michigan, Probate File #149James Henry, Deceased, Of DetroitImage 914Notarized in Washington Co., PennsylvaniaProb...
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Buskirks Not Burdicks

Source - Conesus Lake, Livingston County, New YorkIsaac Burdick [BUSKIRK] Census 1850Event Place: Conesus, Livingston, New YorkHousehold Role Gender Age BirthplaceIsaac Burdick M 39