HOLMESVILLE -- Forest Chaney, Civil War expert, will present Community Night programs at the Holmesville/Prairie Township Library in March.
He will do three presentations, "Was Your Ancestor There?" This will be a discussion of Civil War military members from Holmesville, following these soldiers through their Civil War service and experiences. Surnames include Ray, Lowe, Chapman, Hadley, Snider, Crawford, Hites, Kendall, Wood(s), Moreland and Painter. Many present-day residents of the area have connections to these soldiers.
The Community Night programs will be given at 6:30 p.m. on Wednesdays, March 15, 22 and 29.