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Enchanting Civil War Era Photo

I have saved this photo for a special day – it’s a beautiful example of a Civil War era gown, and is beautiful on its own – notice the trim on the sleeves – the pattern in the dress – but the full-length lace shawl is absolutely gorgeous!  16 more words

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John Adair and Catharine Adair - Pension Application

from Historical Records of Harrodsburg (Mercer County) Formerly Known as Old Crab Orchard, Stanford, Lincoln County, Kentucky.  Abstracts of Pensions.  Vol. 1

Bounty Land Warrant 24750-160-50 South Carolina, Indian War 1792, Kentucky War of 1812.  1,045 more words

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Starling Colter and Susannah Webster Marriage

Mercer County

These are to license and permit you to join together in the Holy State of Matrimony Starling Colter and Susannah Webster, according to the rites and ceremonies of your church.  53 more words

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August 15th Workshop Announced!

Join Ella on Saturday, August 15th at the Lost Pines Chapter NSDAR Workshop where she will be presenting the following:

  • Pre-Genealogy 101
  • Over the River and Through the Woods: Places to Search for Records…
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Unwrapping Family

When it comes to present day family, we’re generally pulled in one of two directions.

  1. The family I grew up in was near perfect and that’s the way family should be.
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June Program Announced

Join Ella on Saturday, June 13th when she will be presenting the program “Hereditary in the United States of America” at the monthly Smithville Genealogy meeting. 28 more words

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John Daniel married Biddy Sparrow - March 5, 1790

One of the early marriage records of Mercer County in 1790.  John Bailey was a Baptist minister from Lincoln County.  Mercer was part of Lincoln in the early days of Kentucky. 91 more words

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