Mark Allen Baker's Connecticut Families of the Revolution: American Forebears PDF

By Mark Allen Baker

ISBN-10: 1540211363

ISBN-13: 9781540211361

ISBN-10: 1626196648

ISBN-13: 9781626196643

one of the most fashionable households of the yankee Revolution proudly hailed from Connecticut. devoted to the pursuit of freedom, males like significant basic David Wooster led troops into conflict, whereas Samuel Huntington and others risked all of it through signing the statement of Independence. ladies may have stayed at domestic, yet they performed an integral part by means of generating items for infantrymen whereas additionally taking good care of their estate and kids. within the wake of struggle, Sarah Pierce began the Litchfield girl Academy and taught proteges like Harriet Beecher Stowe. kinfolk usually enlisted along each other. Elijah and David Humphreys have been such brothers who proudly served within the battle jointly. From the Burrs to the Wolcotts, writer Mark Allen Baker unearths what existence was once like for Connecticut households throughout the progressive War.

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