Genealogy Projects tagged with 1776 on the Geni Family Tree

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  • Daughters of the American Revolution - Patriots

    Appropriate Profiles This project is designed to link all proven DAR patriots. Please make sure the patriot's ancestor number is included somewhere in the "About Me" section of the profile. If you do not know the patriot's ancestor number, you can find it on this website . (These lists are a work in progress) Patriots Who Have 50 or More Daughters Associated John Combs, Jr. (A002509) ...

  • Daughters of the American Revolution

    A project for DAR members to meet each other, and for non-members to find ancestors that enable them to join. Use the related projects below to help focus your DAR research goals. Geni Project - DAR Patriots Geni Project - DAR Descendants Geni Project - DAR Daughters "The Daughters of the American Revolution is a charitable organization that requires members be women over 18 able to...

  • Joining the DAR - Daughters of the American Revolution

    Geni members who are happy to help you find out if you can apply for membership in the DAR FAQ 1. Am I eligible to apply for membership in the Daughters of the American Revolution ? If you have at least one ancestor who contributed to the winning side in the American Revolution, and you can document your line of descent from that ancestor, then you are DAR eligible. "Any woman 18 year...

  • Continental Navy 1775 - 1785

    This project is intended for all of those that served in the United States Continental Navy. The Continental Navy was the navy of the United States during the American Revolutionary War, and was formed in 1775. Through the efforts of the Continental Navy's patron, John Adams, and vigorous Congressional support in the face of stiff opposition, the fleet cumulatively became relatively substanti...

  • Blacks in the American Revolution

    Crispus Attucks was a black man in the American Revolutionary War, was the first person shot to death by British redcoats during the Boston Massacre, in Boston, Massachusetts, March 5, 1770. He has been named as the first martyr of the American Revolutionary War. Little is known for certain about Crispus Attucks beyond that he, along with Samuel Gray and James Caldwell, died "on the spot" dur...

  • Sources : Colonial American

    < BACK to the Sources Workstream Index . Sources : Colonial American . Objective This project aims to research and identify the most reliable sources and prevalent theories for genealogical research around Colonial America Status IN PROGRESS Scope This project focuses on Time Frame: until 1776 Dynasties: (PLACEHOLDER) Geographies: North America, modern day USA Historical p...

  • American Revolution: New York and New Jersey campaign (July 1776 - March 1777)

    American Revolution: New York and New Jersey campaign (July 1776 - March 1777) Result: New York: British gain control of New York City, British victory New Jersey: Americans lose and then regain control of New Jersey, American victory The New York and New Jersey campaign was a series of battles for control of New York City and the state of New Jersey in the American Revolutionary Wa...

  • American Colonial Governors

    American Colonial Governors This project is designed to capture pre-statehood Governors of entities that eventually became American States. (other than those designated as Territorial Governors) Territorial Governors are included in a separate Geni project: Spanish and French colonial governors of Louisiana are included on pages 3 and 4 of the Geni project "Govenors of Louisiana": List ...