VGA Bday Presentation: “Wait! New England Paid Taxes?” by Bryna O’Sullivan

Thank you so much to Bryna O’Sullivan for sharing this presentation with VGA to help celebrate VGA’s 5th birthday. Kind people like her helped to make the birthday party possible!

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Program Description: If you’re studying Revolutionary War ancestry, you’ve probably heard about the tax lists in the Mid-Atlantic and South. But New England paid taxes as well. Learn the basics of the town based tax system used in CT, RI, and MA; how to locate those records; and why they may or may not be considered qualifying service for lineage societies.

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