Cautions of the Social Networks

Recently while I was on Facebook, I decided to see what genealogy data I could find about shirt-tail relatives. By shirt-tail, I mean 3rd or 4th cousins or those people that are in my family tree but I don’t have any contact with. I must say I was surprised by the good data that I …

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Thank You Veterans

Today is Veterans Day. Let me tell you about my Revolutionary War ancestor, Matthew Halsey. He lived in Bridgehampton, NY on the eastern end of Long Island. He joined a Company of men from that area. The Company marched to Fort Ticonderoga which is about 350 miles to replace men that had survived an attack …

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