Tag Archives: Van Duzor

Helping Build West Point

Today I have been doing some research on one of my ancestors. My 4th great-grandfather Adolphus Van Duzer served in the Revolutionary War. Adolphus was born in 1762, so he was just a teenager when the Revolutionary War took place. … Continue reading

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Ancestral Shoe Salesman

Almost a century ago I had an ancestor who was a dealer for a shoe company. The certificate does not have a date, but in 1930 the Mason Shoe Company shifted their focus to rely on direct sales to customers. … Continue reading

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