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Revolutionary War Battle at Musgrove Mill

Musgrove Mill was not owned by our branch of Musgrove’s, who lived in New Jersey and Pennsylvania then. I have no evidence any of our other ancestors were with the Whigs/Colonists or the Loyalists/Tories at the Battle of Musgrove Mill, … Continue reading

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Samuel Musgrave and Elizabeth Brand – Revolutionary War Service

Samuel was born in Lancaster County, Pennsylvania in 1747. He was one of eight children born to Moses Musgrove Jr. and Elizabeth, who’s last name is unknown. He moved to Fayette County, PA., then to Muhlenburgh County, Kentucky, and finally, to … Continue reading

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Eoff – Jacob, Peter and Isaac: Three Generations of Patriots

In an earlier post, we discussed the Palatine German migration and our first ancestor, Han Jacob Eoff who died in 1710 while still in quarantine on Governor’s Island, New York. His widow, Magdalena was listed with two children, John Jacob Offin age 8, and … Continue reading

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