Ruth's Genealogy

“And in the end, it's not the years in your life that count. It's the life in your years.”

The New England Historic Genealogical Society puts out a weekly e-newsletter, and this very interesting item was in today’s edition: Weekly Genealogist reader Jacob Sievers of Somerville, Massachusetts, emailed me with a link to a remarkable collection of 220 illustrated family records that are part of the National Archives’ Revolutionary War Pension and Bounty-Land-Warrant Application …

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This article from Sunday’s Fort Worth Star-Telegram: Tarrant County Archives provide glimpse into past Posted Sunday, Mar. 04, 2012 By Steve Campbell sfcampbell@star-telegram.com FORT WORTH — Getting busted for “keeping a disorderly house” sounds harsh, but it was a seemingly common crime 135 years ago in Tarrant County. One quick dip into a box of …

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