PRELUDE [Long Description] Beyond the endless chain of the Appalachian Mountains the initial settlement of Moon Township began in the spring of 1773. Who were these pioneers? Where did they come from and what possessed them to leave the security of their homes to settle in a dangerous wilderness? The settlement pattern in Moon Township, often complicated by a three-stage process, was composed of not only permanent settlers but also squatters who occupied land grants that were owned by land speculators. To add to the ...

Forgotten Past 2006, Xlibris Corporation

ISBN-13: 9781413478914

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Forgotten Past 2006, Xlibris Corporation

ISBN-13: 9781413478921

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