"He Loves a Good Deal of Rum" : Military Desertions During the American Revolution, 1775-1783: 1775-june 30, 1777

by Joseph Lee Boyle
     
 

This is the first volume of Mr.Boyle's new two-volume series, which is nothing less than a complete transcription of all the desertion notices found in 38 newspapers published from Massachusetts to North Carolina from 1775 to 1783. Each notice in "He Loves a Good Deal of Rum" describes the individual by physical features, his place of birth or last residence,…  See more details below

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This is the first volume of Mr.Boyle's new two-volume series, which is nothing less than a complete transcription of all the desertion notices found in 38 newspapers published from Massachusetts to North Carolina from 1775 to 1783. Each notice in "He Loves a Good Deal of Rum" describes the individual by physical features, his place of birth or last residence, occupation, company served in, date missing, and other characteristics. The index at the back of each volume lists every full name given in the notices, or roughly 7,500 names in all.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780806354033
Publisher:
Genealogical Publishing Company, Incorporated
Publication date:
03/30/2009
Pages:
388
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.90(d)

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