A Quick Guide To Researching United States WWI Military Genealogy

Researching the WW1 military involvement of your ancestor in the United States has unique challenges. A 1973 fire at the National Personnel Records Center (NPRC) destroyed about 16-18 million official military personnel files (OMPF). The official National Archives web site … Continue reading

New Hampshire Name Changes 1818

AN ACT to alter the names of certain persons. Section 1. Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives in General Court convened. That …. Betsey Hoyt of Concord, may take the name of Elizabeth D. Hoyt Rebecca … Continue reading

New Hampshire Name Changes 1840

AN ACT to alter the names of certain persons. Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives in General Court convened, That the several persons herein named shall hereafter be called and known by the names which by … Continue reading