Tue, May 10 | New Lenox Public Library

More than Money and Land - The Evolution of Bounty Land, Military Pensions, and Alternative Records Documenting Service

More than Money and Land - The Evolution of Bounty Land, Military Pensions, and Alternative Records Documenting Service

Time & Location

May 10, 6:30 PM CDT
New Lenox Public Library, 120 Veterans Pkwy, New Lenox, IL 60451, USA

About the Event

Bounty land applications and military pensions are useful resources for anyone with a male ancestor of military service age.  Learn how laws concerning compensation changed over time, how to request records to explore your family's connection to smaller military campaigns and conflicts dating from 1820 - 1916.

This event is hosted by the New Lenox Public Library.  It will be recorded and will be available for free for 30 days following the program.

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