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In honor of the Fourth of July, you’re getting two free
opportunities to search for early American and Revolutionary War
ancestors on subscription genealogy websites (you’ll need to set up a free account on each site to view records).
Now through July 8, Ancestry.com
has made 65 million records free, including:
- US Sons of the American Revolution Membership Applications, 1889-1970
- Daughters of the American Revolution Lineage Books
- Revolutionary War Pension and Bounty-Land Warrant Application Files, 1800-1900
- Historical Newspapers, Birth, Marriage & Death Announcements, 1851-2003
On Fold3.com, you have through July 15 to
search through these and other Revolutionary
War records for free:
- Revolutionary War Pension Files
- Revolutionary War Service Records
- Bounty Land Warrants
- Revolutionary War Muster Rolls
Also don’t miss our
post with even more online Revolutionary-era history and genealogy resources—or
USA Genealogy Collection, featuring expert genealogy advice and tools for researching
family in US states, counties and cities.