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George Washington and the American Foxhound

Most people know George Washington for being the commander in chief of Continental forces during the Revolution and as our first President of the United States.  Many know that he served in the French...

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Robert Partin of Jamestown

In early August of 1609, when Robert Partin arrived at Jamestown, he probably thanked God that he made it there alive.  In May 1609, the Virginia Company had reorganized and gained a second charter...

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What’s in a name

What is in a name? In our modern times there are three parts to a name. The first, or given name. Then there is the middle name, usually a name that a set of...

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Welcome

Hi everyone. I am beyond excited to get my new blog started. After having written my self published book on my family genealogy, Voices of the Past: The Long and Brooks Family History, I...