AfriGeneas Canada Research Forum
Re: OGS Land Books Project
In Response To: Re: OGS Land Books Project ()
: My dear Art;
: I'd forgotten that our Canadian ancestors' paths had crossed.
The plot thickens:)
The Licking River was an important avenue for the early exploration of Kentucky. Along with an overland route through the county, English Capt. Henry Bird took the river in leading six hundred Indians and Canadians in the June 1780 attack on Ruddell's and Martin's stations in central Kentucky.
Your Capt. Henry Bird led the expedition into Martin's Station where my folks were captured.