Category Archives: AMERICAN REVOLUTION & Other Conflicts

The Decree of Trenton 1782 – The Connecticut Settlers in the Wyoming Valley react…

My travels to Scotland are over. We returned several weeks ago. It was an EPIC trip and I am glad I went.  To learn more about where we went and want we did see my other blogs The Man Who … Continue reading

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Huntington Twp.’s Role in the Revolutionary War…1778 to 1780

I have spent a great deal of time trying to find the records of Huntington Township’s involvement in the Battle of Wyoming under Capt. John Franklin and the militia that he commanded.  Apparently the lists for the period 1778 were … Continue reading

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One Country’s hero is another Country’s Villain….

My father’s paternal side is of the Mac/McDonald surname and they came from Scotland to Canada and settled there. His father and family migrated to Minnesota about 1901 and settled in Bemidji, then International Falls.  My father Keith was born … Continue reading

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