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Source Citations

Any information obtained from this site should be attributed to the sources as cited on the same page, adding the home page as the URL. For example, Paybill of William Smith's Troops is cited as: William Smith, record #22272, Revolutionary War Pension Files & Bounty-Land Warrant Application Files, Series M804, National Archives,  microform image 118, transcribed by Cindy Holdridge Smith, online at, downloaded June 27, 2009.

If no source information is shown then please use the following as your source citation: Cindy Holdridge Smith, Holdridge Family of Texas, Alabama, Georgia, South Carolina and England, online at