What is it which causes one to leave their native land and migrate elsewhere, to change centuries of tradition and life-styles? Religious Persecution, starvation, tyranny, all of these stirred persons to immigrate to America. But are you aware of how your ancestors played a pivotal part in history? These articles feature families never written about, yet who made history!
Wednesday, March 6, 2013
Merchants of Barbadoes to Virginia: William Eale
William Eale was a brickmaker from Barbadoes, indented as a servant by a Virginia planter, John Townes, who occasionally lent him out.