Category: Family History

Captain David Looney’s Militia Roster, 1774 Fincastle County, VA

  originally posted at Capt. David Looney’s CO 1774 Fincastle- 34 men listed and here are a few of these men. 1) Lt. Daniel Boone- Jno. Anderson Ensign 2) Israel Boone 3) Joseph Blackmore- I believe this is Blakemore – has Fort ( 1774 Fincastle ) listed in Russell CO...
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The Long Hunter

The Long Hunter by Emory L. Hamilton, p. 29, The Mountain Empire Genealogical Quarterly, Spring l984. Originally posted at The Long Hunter was peculiar to Southwest Va., only and nowhere else on any frontier did such hunts ever originate. True, there were hunters and groups of hunters on...
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