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Revolutionary War Era Genealogy Research

This guide provides information about researching Revolutionary War-era ancestors.

General Information

Muster Rolls and Pay Lists

Philadelphia City Militia


County Militia

Depreciation Certificates and Pierce's Certificates

Continental Army

Pension Lists

State Library Collection

Land Patents and Warrants

Loyalist Resources

State LIbrary Collection

Lineage Books and Societies

State Library Collection

For Students and Teachers

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