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Lynn Betlock
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Last week's survey asked if you have any"heroic" ancestors. 3,628 people answered the survey. The resultsare:

  • 33%    Yes, I have many heroic ancestors (5 ormore).
  • 30%    Yes, I have two to four heroic ancestors.
  • 12%    Yes, I have one heroic ancestor.
  • 25%    No, I am not aware of any heroic ancestorsin my family.

This week's survey asks about ancestors at the battles atLexington and Concord. Take the survey now!

 


Posted by Jean Powers at 04/17/2014 11:00:16 AM | 


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I don't have an ancestor at Lexington and Concord but I do descend from John Muzzy whose tavern faced Lexington Green. It was here that Paul Revere stopped to spread the word that the British were coming and it was the gathering place for the militia before the battle.
Posted by: Richard Platt 1 ( Email ) at 4/17/2014 12:30 PM


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