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The Man Who Was Hanged for Treason

AUTHOR:  Donna J. Hart On February 10, 1864, William Hardy Daugherty was one of 13 men hanged in Kinston, North Carolina, having been convicted of treason against the Confederacy.  Watching the executions were their wives, neighbors, friends, and even former comrades...

Union soldiers robbed the Grey family farm

Union soldiers robbed the Grey family farm Someone came running through the woods to tell my family that the Yankees were coming. We think these were the soldiers who captured New Bern. The whole family–multiple generations–ran through the house and yard,...

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