In honor of the Fourth of July, you’re getting two free opportunities to search for early American and Revolutionary War ancestors on subscription genealogy websites (you’ll need to set up a free account on each site to view records).
Now through July 8, Ancestry.com has made 65 million records free, including:
- US Sons of the American Revolution Membership Applications, 1889-1970
- Daughters of the American Revolution Lineage Books
- Revolutionary War Pension and Bounty-Land Warrant Application Files, 1800-1900
- Historical Newspapers, Birth, Marriage & Death Announcements, 1851-2003
On Fold3.com, you have through July 15 to search through these and other Revolutionary War records for free:
- Revolutionary War Pension Files
- Revolutionary War Service Records
- Bounty Land Warrants
- Revolutionary War Muster Rolls
Also don’t miss our post with even more online Revolutionary-era history and genealogy resourcesor our Ultimate USA Genealogy Collection, featuring expert genealogy advice and tools for researching family in US states, counties and cities.