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    Summer Road Trip: How To Discover Your Ancestors in Baltimore!

    Discover your Baltimore ancestors in this virtual summer road trip through FindMyPast’s U.S. record collections! We are halfway through our Summer Road Trip through the U. S. records at FindMyPast! If you missed our stops in Cincinnati and in New York, no problem. You can catch up here: Summer Road Trip! How To Discover Your Cincinnati Ancestors in FindMyPast Summer Road Trip: Searching for New York Ancestors Now on to Baltimore, Maryland!!!! The first settlers to Baltimore arrived with Lord Baltimore in March 1634, founded to provide a haven for England’s Roman Catholic minority. Interestingly, the religion remained in the minority with less than 10% of the population​. In 1649 the “Act Concerning Religion”…