Happy 4th of July
Happy 4th of July, everyone! Today is a federal holiday here in the United States; a day dedicated to remembering the conceptual birth of America. Since many of us have today off, it’s a great time to read up about the history of Independence Day. As featured recently, we have a great project on Geni called Signers of the “Declaration of Independence”: Colonial America in 1776 Project. This is a great place to start, but that’s far from the only applicable project. I suggest also taking a look at The Continental Congress Project, George Washington Slept Here, and the US Presidents and Vice Presidents Project.
Using Geni’s world family tree, let’s take a moment to see how a few of the founding fathers of the United States were related to each other: