The Day that Changed Families Forever: Pearl Harbor

When the bombs dropped on Pearl Harbor, early Sunday morning 7 December 1941, they impacted every single man, woman, and child in the United States.  In a manner of minutes, our nation was thrust into a war we didn’t want.  We had watched Hitler’s advance across...

Free World War II Access at Ancestry!

In honor of Pearl Harbor day, Ancestry is giving free access to the World War II collections in the database. This includes the just released North Carolina World War II Draft Registration Cards with almost two million images! Men who registered were born 1897-1929....

Cyber Monday Fold3 Sale!

Have you wished you could afford a subscription to Fold3 and could access the military records in their database?  Your wish has come true! Fold3 is offering one year all access memberships for $47.95!  That’s a 40 percent savings over the regular price of $79.95.  ...

NY Military Tract

John Michael Frank served in the Revolutionary War from Montgomery, New York.  As a reward for his war service, he was given a patent on lot 43, Virgil, (now Cortland County), New York. Did your ancestor serve in the Revolutionary War from New York?  If so, he may...