Faced with tough choices as the Civil War raged just outside his front door, Everett Baugh persevered, and he stayed. But why? Why, indeed.
I asked my mom which of her ancestors we could blame for our family's eye issues but never expected an answer to that question. Be careful with those free trials, my friends. They could rewrite YOUR family history, too.
The Invisible Line
I traced the long line of the Baugh family lineage with an expectation of how things might have been. I wasn't prepared to discover how things really were.
A Bluer Shade of Gray
Family members thought Confederate soldier William H. Baugh was killed in action during the Civil War. If that was true, how did he write a letter to his brother almost fifty years later, and why was he collecting a Union pension at that time?