Family Research – English, Scottish and Irish Genealogy

25/8/2008

Courthouse renovation to protect genealogy trove

KINGSTON, Tenn. (AP) — Tracing a family tree can be difficult in the South, where many court documents either were lost in the Civil War or to fire at some point in their history.

But in Kingston, the old Roane County Courthouse has gone unharmed since it was finished in 1854. The result is a large collection of documents attracting researchers and genealogists from as far as Alaska and Australia. for more click here

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