In celebration of the 4th of July holiday, Ancestry.com is providing free access to their 13 Colonies Collection through July 8th.
The 13 Colonies Collection includes over 65 million records, predominately from the states along the east coast. The records are not limited to the colonial days, simply focused primarily on the areas relating to the 13 colonies.
A free member account is required to view any of the documents offered during the Independence Day promotion at Ancestry.com. This will allow you to also save document images to your computer.
What have I found so far? Just what my husband's ancestor, Jason R. Parker (abt. 1821 - 19 Jan 1890) was up to on 18 July 1867 in Towns County, Georgia.
Feel free to share any awesome finds in the comments below! I will, too.