Where were you in 1776?

As my family gathered together to share in the celebration of the birthday of our great nation, I took a brief moment to actually hear the sounds echoing off the hills and through the valleys. I also took the time to teach my grandchildren that those sounds might have been similar to the sounds their ancestors heard in their orchards and at their houses.
“The Rockets Red Glare, The bombs bursting in air”, thanks to our neighbors,
were what we were experiencing ourselves, and how our/their ancestors were in the heat of battle, caring for the wounded, and fighting for their freedom.

Where were your ancestors in 1776? What can you tell your family about them?

Published by humblegenealogist @ humblegenealogy.com we do the digging so you can enjoy the tree

Starting in 1970, the experience and journey has created well-seasoned researching techniques. Current and active participation in continuing education, staying up to date with technology, and including weekly contact with other professional genealogists: including family historians, genealogy clubs and historical societies, keeps the knowledge and ongoing learning in an ever changing world up to date.

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