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Narrative of Marie Le Roy and Barbara Leininger

The Narrative of Mary le Roy and Barbara Leininger. Who for four and a half years were captive among the Indians, and on the 6th May 1759 arrived happy in this city. From her own lips never written and promoted to the Press. This manuscript gives an account of the captivity and escape of these two girls, whose families lived on Penn’s Creek, in the present Union County, Pennsylvania. It also provides a lengthy list of names of other prisoners met by the two ladies in their captivity.

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The French and Indian War from 1754 to 1759 – Beaver Wars

Discover your family's story. Enter a grandparent's name to get started. Start Now After the peace, concluded between France and England in 1748, the French, excluded from the Atlantic coast of North America, designed to take possession of the country further west, and for this purpose, commenced to build a chain of forts to connect the St. Lawrence and the Mississippi rivers. The English, to prevent this scheme from being carried into action, formed an Ohio company, to whom a considerable extent of country was granted by the English government. Upon hearing of this, the governor of Canada notified...

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Biography of A. W. Patterson, M.D.

Discover your family's story. Enter a grandparent's name to get started. Start Now A.W. PATTERSON, M.D. – Doctor Patterson was born in Armstrong county, Pennsylvania, October 14, 1814. He received his scholastic education in the village of Freeport, of his native state, and afterwards entered the Western University, at Pittsburgh. He subsequently studied medicine in the office of Doctor J.P. Gazzam, an old and prominent physician of that city, and in 1841 graduated with high honors from the Pennsylvania College of Medicine, of Philadelphia. Coming westward, he located at Greenfield, Indiana, and there practiced his profession until 1852, when he concluded to come to Oregon, and began the long and tedious journey known only to the pioneer. After his arrival he went to Lane county and there settled upon a Donation claim near the present site of the flourishing town of Eugene. The settlers in those days being few and far between, there was but little call for those skilled in his profession; and, being conversant with civil engineering, he engaged in the surveying business for a time. Among the contracts taken were several for the government, they being both in Oregon and Washington. The reports of surveys to be found in the surveyor-general’s office, submitted by him, will attest the guidance of a master hand. He also laid off the townsite of Eugene City. On the outbreak of...

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Maysville Cemetery, Kiski Township, Armstrong County, Pennsylvania

Discover your family's story. Enter a grandparent's name to get started. Start Now In Alphabetical Order Anderson Laura D. Anderson No Dates. Armstrong Sarah B. Armstrong Dau of Q. and M. Armstrong Died 12 Dec 1871 Aged 21 yrs, 7 mo. and 14 dys. Abbie C. Armstrong Died 15 Mar 1907 Aged 61 yrs, 9 dys. Margaret Armstrong Wife of Quinton Dates illegible Quinton Armstrong Born 30 Oct 1800 Died 11 Jun 1878 Almes Charles N. Almes Son of S.A. Almes Died 15 Mar 1893 Aged 15 yrs, 1 mo., 24 dys. Dela J. Almes Dau of S.A. Almes Died 11 Feb 1893 Aged 17 yrs, 8 mo, 18 dys. Ervin E. Almes Son of S.A. Almes Died 29 Jan 1885 Aged 3 yrs., 5 mo. Clawson Susan Clawson Dau of J. and J. Clawson Born 4 Jun 1857 Died 8 Dec 1859 June Clawson Wife of John Clawson Born 18 Jul 1822 Died 29 Nov 1892 John Clawson Born 30 Aug 1822 Died 9 Jul 1907 Dale Elisabeth J. Dale Dau. of A Dale Died 11 Mar 1820 in her 28th year Dunmire Solomon Dunmire Died 16 May 1815 In the 58th year of his age Andrew Dunmire Born 1823 Died 1903 Sarah Dunmire Born 1842 Died 1903 Anderson Dunmire Son of H. Dunmire Died 12 Nov 1859 Aged 2 yrs., 10 mo., 28 dys. Rachel Dunmire Wife...

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Armstrong County, Pennsylvania Census

Discover your family's story. Enter a grandparent's name to get started. Start Now Armstrong County, Pennsylvania was formed from Allegheny, Lycoming and Westmoreland counties in 1800. 1800 Armstrong County, Pennsylvania Census Free 1800 Census Form for your Research Hosted at Ancestry.com – Ancestry Free Trial 1800 Armstrong County, Census (images and index) $ Hosted at Pennsylvania USGenWeb Archives Surname Index Pensioners for Revolutionary or Military Service Beaty References Hosted at Census Guide 1800 U.S. Census Guide 1810 Armstrong County, Pennsylvania Census Free 1810 Census Form for your Research Hosted at Ancestry.com – Ancestry Free Trial 1810 Armstrong County, Census (images and index) $ 1810-1890 Accelerated Indexing Systems $ Hosted at Census Guide 1810 U.S. Census Guide 1820 Armstrong County, Pennsylvania Census Free 1820 Census Form for your Research Hosted at Ancestry.com – Ancestry Free Trial 1820 Armstrong County, Census (images and index) $ 1810-1890 Accelerated Indexing Systems $ Hosted at USGenWeb Census Project Index Partial 1820 Federal Census Hosted at Armstrong County Genealogy Project 1820 Census Hosted at Census Guide 1820 U.S. Census Guide 1830 Armstrong County, Pennsylvania Census Free 1830 Census Form for your Research Hosted at Ancestry.com – Ancestry Free Trial 1830 Armstrong County, Census (images and index) $ 1810-1890 Accelerated Indexing Systems $ Hosted at Pennsylvania USGenWeb Archives Redbank Township: File 1 of 1 Hosted at USGenWeb Census Project Index Clarion Township Toby Township Hosted at...

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