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''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[United States Military Records|U.S. Military]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Colonial Wars, 1607 to 1763|Colonial Wars, 1607-1763]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[King George's War, 1744-1748|King George's War, 1744-1748]]''
  
== History  ==
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| colspan="2" style="font-size: 100%; background: rgb(238, 238, 238); color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: verdana; text-align: center;" | '''King George's War, 1744-1748'''
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| colspan="2" style="font-size: 100%; background: rgb(238, 238, 238); color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: verdana; text-align: center;" | '''Participants''' <ref name="Wikipedia - King George's War">Wikipedia contributors, [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/King_George%27s_War King George's War], (accessed 30 March 2012).</ref>
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| style="font-size: 95%; background: rgb(238, 238, 238); color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: verdana; text-align: center;" | [[England|Great Britain]]<br>and&nbsp;[[American Indian Genealogy|Native&nbsp;Americans]]
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| style="font-size: 95%; background: rgb(238, 238, 238); color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: verdana; text-align: center;" | [[France]]<br>and&nbsp;[[American Indian Genealogy|Native&nbsp;Americans]]
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*[[Massachusetts|Massachusetts]]
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*[[New Hampshire|New Hampshire]]
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*[[New York|New York]]
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*[[Iroquois&nbsp;Confederacy]]&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;
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**[[Cayuga Indians|Cayuga]]
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**[[Mohawk Indians|Mohawk]]
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**[[Oneida Nation of New York|Oneida]]
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**[[Onondaga Indians|Onondaga]]
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**[[Seneca Indians|Seneca]]
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**[[Tuscarora Indians|Tuscarora]]
  
King George's War was fought between England and France and involved their colonies. In Europe, King George's War was called the War of Austrian Succession. It was sometimes known as the War of Jenkin's Ear.
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*[[New Brunswick]]
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*[[Nova Scotia]]
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*[[Ontario]]
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*[[Quebec]]
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*[[Wabanaki&nbsp;Confederacy]]&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;
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**[[Abenaki Indians|Abenaki]]
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**[[Maliseet Indians|Maliseet]]
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**[[Micmac Indians|Mi'kmaq]]
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**[[Passamaquoddy Indians|Passamaquoddy]]
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**[[Penobscot Indians|Penobscot]]
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*[[Maine]] (disputed)
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*InfoPlease [http://www.infoplease.com/ce6/history/A0858255.html www.infoplease.com/ce6/history/A0858255.html]
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=== History  ===
*US history.com [http://www.u-s-history.com/pages/h847.html www.u-s-history.com/pages/h847.html]
 
*King George's War [http://www.publicbookshelf.com/public_html/The_Great_Republic_By_the_Master_Historians_Vol_I/kinggeorg_ec.html www.publicbookshelf.com/public_html/The_Great_Republic_By_the_Master_Historians_Vol_I/kinggeorg_ec.html]
 
  
<sub>INFORMATION FROM: Family History Library US/Canada Consultants, "King George's War, History" in ''LAD Release 4.1'', Family History Library, 2004, mjm. </sub>
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King George's War was fought between Great Britain and&nbsp;France and involved their colonies. The War coincided with the War of Jenkins' Ear between Great Britain and Spain. Both wars were part of the greater war&nbsp;that took place in Europe known as the War of the Austrian Succession (1740–1748).
  
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===Records ===
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'''Colonies:'''
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*Maine (disputed)
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*[[Massachusetts Military Records#Colonial Wars (1620–1763)|Massachusetts]]
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*[[New Hampshire Military Records#Colonial Military Records (1600s–1775)|New Hampshire]]
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*[[New York Military Records#Colonial Wars (1664–1775)|New York]]
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*New Brunswick
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*Nova Scotia
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*Ontario
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*Quebec
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'''Colonial Powers:'''
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*Great Britain
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*France
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'''General Society of Colonial Wars'''
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The General Society of Colonial Wars was established in 1893. Membership in the society requires that the member be a male at least 18 years of age and be able to show direct lineage to an ancestor who served in the Colonial Wars. See [[Colonial Wars, 1607 to 1763#General Society of Colonial Wars|General Society of Colonial Wars]] for more information on the society and its records.
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=== Websites ===
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*[http://www.infoplease.com/ce6/history/A0858255.html InfoPlease]
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*[http://www.u-s-history.com/pages/h847.html USHistory.com]
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*[http://www.publicbookshelf.com/public_html/The_Great_Republic_By_the_Master_Historians_Vol_I/kinggeorg_ec.html Publicbookshelf]
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=== References ===
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<references/>
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*Family History Library US/Canada Consultants, "King George's War, History" in ''LAD Release 4.1'', Family History Library, 2004, mjm.
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{{U.S. Colonial Wars}}
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[[Category:England]] [[Category:France]] [[Category:Wars_involving_the_United_States|King George]]
 
[[Category:England]] [[Category:France]] [[Category:Wars_involving_the_United_States|King George]]

Revision as of 10:00, 2 April 2012

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King George's War, 1744-1748
Participants [1]
Great Britain
and Native Americans
France
and Native Americans

History

King George's War was fought between Great Britain and France and involved their colonies. The War coincided with the War of Jenkins' Ear between Great Britain and Spain. Both wars were part of the greater war that took place in Europe known as the War of the Austrian Succession (1740–1748).

Records

Colonies:

  • New Brunswick
  • Nova Scotia
  • Ontario
  • Quebec

Colonial Powers:

  • Great Britain
  • France


General Society of Colonial Wars

The General Society of Colonial Wars was established in 1893. Membership in the society requires that the member be a male at least 18 years of age and be able to show direct lineage to an ancestor who served in the Colonial Wars. See General Society of Colonial Wars for more information on the society and its records.

Websites

References

  1. Wikipedia contributors, King George's War, (accessed 30 March 2012).
  • Family History Library US/Canada Consultants, "King George's War, History" in LAD Release 4.1, Family History Library, 2004, mjm.