The Weekly Genealogist Survey
Last week’s survey asked whether any of your ancestors served in major American military conflicts. 3,940 people answered this survey. The results are:
- 84%, The American Revolution (1775-1783)
- 54%, War of 1812 (1812-1815)
- 10%, Mexican War (1846-1848)
- 79%, Civil War (1861-1865)
- 17%, Spanish-American War (1898)
- 53%, World War I (1914-1918)
- 72%, World War II (1939-1945)
- 27%, Korean War (1950-1953)
- 24%, Vietnam War (1959-1975)
- 1%, None of my ancestors served in any of the conflicts listed above.
- >1%, I don't know if any of my ancestors served in any of the conflicts listed above
This week’s survey asks what traditional Thanksgiving dishes will appear on your table this year. Take the survey now!