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    edwardssl

    Some probably entered the community as indentured servants.  There doesn't tend to be a whole lot of record of servants' family connections, particularly in colonial days.  Not entirely unlike the problems of genealogy through the time of slavery.

    What do we make of the contrast between heroic teachers who stand up to a gunman and craven, feckless politicians who won’t stand up to the N.R.A.? -- Nicholas Kristof, NYT --

    by Land of Enchantment on Fri Jan 18, 2013 at 08:16:28 PM PST

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