Tag: War of 1812

Ancestry.com and FamilySearch.org Updates and Additions – May 3, 2014

Ancestry.com and FamilySearch.org Updates and Additions – May 3, 2014

The  following are the Ancestry.com and FamilySearch.org Updates and Additions since April 26, 2014.   FamilySearch.org England England, Dorset, Parish Registers, 1538-1936 England, London Electoral Registers, 1847-1913 England, Sussex, Parish Registers, 1538-1910 New Zealand New Zealand, Auckland, Albertland Index, 1862-1962 Peru Peru, La Libertad, Civil Registration, 1903-1998 Philippines Philippines, La Union, Diocese of San Fernando de […]

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War of 1812: Preserve the pensions.

War of 1812: Preserve the pensions.

You can help to preserve the War of 1812 pension records! One of the benefits of the modern era of genealogy research is the massive and rapid digitization of records that could be centuries old, being held  schools, churches, government offices, archives, museums and private households. Why is this beneficial? Provides easy access to researchers. […]

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Transcription: Isaac Shelby’s Order for Recruitment of Troops for the War of 1812.

Transcription: Isaac Shelby’s Order for Recruitment of Troops for the War of 1812.

The following is my transcription of a document from Isaac Shelby, Governor of Kentucky, ordering the recruitment of troops for the Kentucky Militia, to fight against Upper Canada in the War of 1812. FRANKFORT, July 31st, 1813. DEAR SIR, THE following address to the militia of Kentucky will inform you of the call that has […]

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Ancestry.com and FamilySearch.org Updates and Additions; December 23, 2013

Ancestry.com and FamilySearch.org Updates and Additions; December 23, 2013

Ancestry.com and FamilySearch.org Updates and Additions   FamilySearch.org Austria Austria, Vienna Population Cards, 1850-1896 Belgium Belgium, Namur, Civil Registration, 1800-1912 Canada Saskatchewan Provincial Records, 1879-1987 Denmark Denmark Civil Marriages, 1851-1961 Hungary Hungary, Jewish Vital Records Index, 1800-1945 Portugal Portugal, Santarém, Catholic Church Records, 1544-1911 United States Delaware Orphan Court Records, 1680-1978 Idaho, Elmore County Records, […]

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Finally, we can honor our ancestral war heroes on the internet.

Finally, we can honor our ancestral war heroes on the internet.

I take great pride in our family’s military history in both Canada and the United States and have been researching our ancestral war heroes for decades now. There is a special emotional connection with these people that is not there for others and it’s based in my own appreciation for them and their sacrifices on […]

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Ancestry.ca offers free access to military records for Canadians

Ancestry.ca offers free access to military records for Canadians

Free access to military records for Canadians on Ancestry.ca is a definite opportunity not to be missed. For the period of November 7 to 12, 2013, the numerous (over 4.4 million) military records available include: Military Honours and Award Citation Cards, 1900-1961. Nominal Rolls and Paylists for the Volunteer Militia, 1857-1922. Canada, War Graves Registers: […]

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Christine Blythe
Empty Nest Genealogy
Chilliwack , British Columbia , V2P 5B9Canada
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