Wednesday, June 26, 2019

The Name of the Game was "Land" #georgiapioneerscom #gagenealogy

The Name of the Game was "Land"

+AntrimWe wonder why we cannot find marriage records. The main reason is that people were constantly moving about. It is surprising how they do not follow a set pattern. Families reside in unexpected places, viz: Virginia, South Carolina and Alabama, for example. The rhyme or reason is often times baffling, especially after we locate the family seat of the parents and grandparents. The name of the game was finding fertile land because, after all, the ancestors belonged to an agricultural society. To learn where the ancestors were at any given time, usually means tracing the families through several counties and states.

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