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Check this out if you have Revolutionary War or War of 1812 ancestors: Subscription
genealogy site Fold3 is
making its collection of Service
Records of Volunteers, 1784-1811, free through Feb. 5, according to a post
on the site’s Facebook
These images come from 32 rolls of NARA microfilm publication M905. Each soldier’s
“jacket” typically contains cards abstracting entries for the soldier in original
muster rolls, payrolls, receipt rolls, and other lists.
here to search this collection. You’ll need to register for a free account with
the site to view records.
Need research guidance for Revolutionary War and War of 1812 ancestors? Both conflicts
are covered in our guide, Research
Strategies: 10 Lesser-Known Military Conflicts. It’s a $4 download from ShopFamilyTree.com.