Civil War Ancestors will be the topic of the next Civil War Roundtable dinner meeting, and set for September 23rd at Sergi’s Banquet Hall on Market Street in Potsdam, beginning at 5:30 pm.
Speaker Derek Maxfield, associate professor of history at Genesee Community College in Batavia, will tell the stories of six men who fought in the Civil War. Three of these men were from St. Lawrence County and served in local regiments, including the 13th NY Cavalry, Co. B., and the 11th NY Cavalry, Co. G.
Each attendee must pay $25, which includes a beverage, salad, entrée, and dessert. Reservations are required: contact the SLCHA at (315) 386-8133 to reserve your seat by September 18th. The North Country Civil War Round Table is a program of the St. Lawrence County Historical Association.
The North Country Civil War Round Table is a program of the St. Lawrence County Historical Association, a membership organization open to anyone interested in St. Lawrence County history. For more information, or to become a member, call the SLCHA at (315) 386-8133, e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org, or visit the SLCHA’s website.
Illustration by Frederic Remington depicts his father, Seth Remington, in the 11th NY Cavalry, Co. D., courtesy of the R. W. Norton Art Gallery.