Special Features

1.    DNA Testing: The Lewis Surname DNA Project

2.    My Migrations Book: The Red-Headed Tribe

a. Vignettes:

    1. Rise of the Celts

    2. Hispania and Gallaecia

    3. The Milesians

b. Sources:

    1. Evolution of SNP R-DF27

    2. Evolution of the Indo-European Language

    3. Kingdoms of Ireland

    4. Kingdoms of Wales

    5. Kingdoms of Britain

3.    Double Dates: Julian vs. Gregorian Calendars

4.    Origins of Names: Occupations

5.    The Mexican-American War (1846 to 1848)

6.    The Glorious Cause (1861 to 1865)

This is not a comprehensive history of the Civil War but an account of how the war affected my family.

a. Causes of the War

b. Select Campaigns of the Civil War in the Western Theater

c. Aftermath

7.    My Confederate Roots: The 7 Confederate Veterans from whom I descend

8.    Confederate Cemetery, Rock Island Arsenal, Rock Island IL

Caveat

This site is provided for reference only. Except where specifically cited, information contained is conjecture and should not be considered as fact.
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