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Biography of Frank Valerius Rhodes, b. 1855, Frederick Co., Maryland

Frank V. Rhodes was born in Frederick county, Maryland, December 9, 1855, a son of George and Eliza (Cunningham) Rhodes
Here is the link: http://rhodesfamily.org/bio_frank_v_rhodes.php

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George Washington on a Triceratops commemorates the Battle of Yorktown


Artist Joseph Griffith has struck a second edition of his sold-out lithograph “The Surrender,” which commemorates Washington’s victory at the Battle of Yorktown, Which include Osama bin Laden and Jar-Jar Binks to Mr Kool-Aid, Fonzie, Robocop, and Where’s Waldo (and many others!).

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Rhodes’, (All spellings) that served in the American Revolution with Maryland

Here is the link: http://rhodesfamily.org/rev_war_md.php

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Ancestors & Biography of General Elisha Hunt Rhodes

Elisha Hunt Rhodes
This page is about the famed Civil War officer and diarist Elisha Hunt Rhodes and some of his ancestors.
Here is the link: http://rhodesfamily.org/ancestors_elisha_hunt_rhodes.php

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Data on William Rhodes, born 1765, Fairfax County, VA

Here is the link: http://rhodesfamily.org/william_rhodes_b_1765_fairfax_va.php

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Who Had the Best Civil War Facial Hair?

Among the many officers who fought in the U.S. Civil War, who wore their beard, mustache, mutton chops or sideburns the best? Well, the Smithsonian Magazine web site at http://www.smithsonianmag.com has a great poll on the subject complete with photos of some of the most memorable.

To see the photos and vote in the poll go: here

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Notes and data on Clayborne Rhodes of St Charles Co. MO, and family

Clayborne Rhodes of St Charles Co. Mo. and Kentucky was the son Andrew Roth, possibly b. about 1720, died Flint Hill, St Charles Co. Mo. Jax Zumwalt a descendant Clayborne Rhodes has compiled a good amount of data on Clayborne and his family over the last few decads. I encurage you to check out what Jax has researched.

Here is the link: http://rhodesfamily.org/claiborne_rhodes.php