Paul Merideth Keesey in the Army

USA Today 4/8/2011 – Descendants deal with legacies of their forebears

America’s greatest conflict echoes through generations Descendants deal with legacies of their forebears By Rick HampsonUSA TODAY  Two of every three Americans have an ancestor who lived through the Civil War. It helps explain why so many people — re-enactors, treasure hunters, genealogists, collectors, hobbyists, preservationists, tourists, battlefield rats — feel so connected to a war Read More