New England Library Events!
"Now I can't wait to make
my first trip to Gettysburg! Clay discovered the background behind my great-grandfather's wounding on the first day of that battle -- even being able to tell me where on the field he fought. Not only will
Clay teach you about your family's Civil War story, you will also leave smiling! He has a wicked good sense of humor." -Ellen A. Ahrens, Kennebunk Free Library Genealogy Group, Maine
LET'S SET A DATE!
What We Find During Every
"Discover Your Civil War Ancestors" Event...
...is JUST the Beginning of New Family Explorations
& Adventures via Books, Battlefield Tours,
Social Media Interaction and Other Ways to
Walk In Your Civil
War Ancestors' Footsteps
Contact me today to plan the best
date for your event:
"Discover Your Civil War Ancestors"
Library & Genealogy Club Presentations
23 Spring Pond Circle,
York, ME 03909
(Pictured above, top line l-r) "Walking in their footsteps," Battle of First Bull Run, VA; Clay paying tribute to his gr. gr. gramps, Pvt. John R. Gott of the 78th Illinois Volunteers, Chickamauga National Battlefield Park, GA; Clay's 4th gr. grand uncle, assistant surgeon Gilbert W. Southwick, 19th Illinois; Cavalry charge.
(Pictured above, bottom line l-r) Regimental histories can be gold mines in retracing your kin's experiences. Clay has 17 cousins mentioned in this 21st Conn. Volunteers volume; Excellent book full of rich details about the hour-by-hour ancestors' story of Day #1 at Gettysburg; Clay presenting his "Discover Your Civil War Ancestors" talk to a genealogy club; Precious images await your discovery!