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Edward Rutherfurd on New York

Strangely, I suspect it was Viking ancestors who drew me to New York. For centuries my father’s family lived on Britain’s biggest tidal river, the Severn, on which there was a huge trade...

Mount a Charge to Research Military Posts

“The men are healthy looking . . . and soldierly in appearance.  They march and maneuver well on foot, less so mounted, because many of them ride indifferently . . . The horses are generally...

How I Got My Family Involved In Genealogy Research

I’ve always been interested in my family’s history. I think it’s fun to look through old records and books and photos to find out where I came from. To me, it’s even a great way to travel through our...