Oral histories are an important genealogical tool. You can learn so much from them. Even more importantly, they give you an entirely unique perspective on history and life in general from one unique person. You can’t find this information in written records. This is why you should do as many oral histories as you can, and how to best preserve them for future generations of your unique family...
Richard Stockton: The Signers of the Declaration of Independence
Richard Stockton was a signer of the Declaration of Independence from New Jersey. A lawyer, he was not interested in politics at first, and initially favored a partial reconciliation with Great Britain that would give America some independence from Parliament but not the king. Despite this, he responded when duty called, and became a leading American patriot and champion of independence...
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