Top 5 Causes of the US Civil War:
1. Economic and social differences between the North and the South.
2. States versus federal rights.
3. The fight between Slave and Non-Slave State Proponents.
4. Growth of the Abolition Movement.
5. The election of Abraham Lincoln.
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These ancestors fought in the American Civil War:
(Patrick WALSH & Julia HALEY (HEALY))
(Edward WHEELER & Phebe BENNETT)
(Conrad WHITE & Annie Elizabeth LANG)
(Dominique DUBOIS & Marie-Anne PÉRODEAU)
(Thomas WOODARD & Purity STUCKEY)
(Abraham WRIGHT & Anna BURTZ (BURTS))