May 24, 2022

A Project is Underway to Digitize War of 1812 Pension Files

From the The Commercial-News (Danville, IL:) The Federation of Genealogical Societies, the National Archives and the genealogical community have started a project to digitize the War of 1812 pension files. The “Preserve the Pensions” campaign aims to raise $3.7 million to digitize more than 180,000 pension files containing more than 7.2 million pages, and to […]