September-December 2005 Betsy Ross Guestbook Archives
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maya, New Haven,CT [12-22-2005]
Abigail Leann Cunningham [12-21-2005]
Dana Candice Crooks [12-21-2005]
emily galuzka [12-21-2005]
It is cool that it has ever thang to know about the US flag I know a lot about the US flag (NOT THAT I DID'NT ANT WAY)
hi how are u doing . i wuz searching the web to find info about jonrolfe and i cant find anything
bacardi, palm beach county [12-21-2005]
Hi! Muahahahaha...I vistited your webstite!
Tuesz, Ferndale/Custer/Blaine/Birch Bay [12-21-2005]
I wish I could meet Betsy.....face to face.......*sigh*
Melissa, 8 yrs, PA [12-21-2005]
I love your web site!
Ashley Stellmacher [12-21-2005]
Heathr Monath, nj [12-21-2005]
I always do progects on Betsy Ross so I can go to this web sight.I think this web sight is theeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeee coolest web sight eeeeeeevvvveeeeerrrrrrrr
Mirandah Ackley, 06359 [12-21-2005]
Hi! Great stuff
Sarah Shankel [12-21-2005]
You have a wonderful site! After citing you as the source, I used information from here to teach my 7th grade LD students about Betsy Ross and the Flag. Thank you so much for creating this site. Nancy Hill
Nancy Hill, Oak Park Illinois USA [12-17-2005]
Kaitlyn Rodriguez, San Antonio,Texas [12-16-2005]
Garrett Griffin [12-16-2005]
I would like to know more about Betsy Ross because she sounds so interesting and fun.
Lizzy Streib [12-16-2005]
Should consider if betty ross was the first person to create the American flag
i think that betsy ross was brave, strong hearted, and AWESOME . i would or could never be like her in all my years even if i tried!
Kelsey, bay city michigan [12-16-2005]
Hi I'm Hannah and I visited your website because I'm doing an essay on The American Flag.
Hannah, Skowhegan, Maine [12-16-2005]
What were some traits of betsy ross
Sonkeceya, Belhaven [12-16-2005]
steve, mount carmel.pa [12-16-2005]
kim, arab, alabama 35016 [12-16-2005]
Hey i love this website it gives me a lot of information for my U.S.A. flag project i have to do for Naval Science. Thank you again and i will be sure to recognise this site in my bibliography. <3 Celia
Celia, Bear, Delaware, U.S.A [12-16-2005]
i love this site! it's soooooooooooooooooooooo useful
Luna Lovegood [12-16-2005]
In school we are learning about american history and we had to choose somone to do a biography on and i choose you! I love your website...it gave me a lot of good information!
Mia Shangers, Australia [12-16-2005]
Kylee, Oceanside, Ca [12-16-2005]
Betsy is a relative. I'm helping my nephew with a school heritage project, and found this site helpful.
Judy Egbert, Alamosa CO [12-16-2005]
crystal, pharr texas [12-16-2005]
Great informative site!
Zoraida, Fort lauderdale, Florida [12-16-2005]
hey i love betsy ross i am doing a report on her! i am glad she aws born! without her we wouldn't have a flag! if you can email me some facts i would love it! please dont send me virises! i am proud to be an AMERICAN ya!
I love your website! I'm writing a essay on the american flag and your website gave me tons of information! I owe everything to you guys! You're the best!
Katty H [12-07-2005]
She did not make the first ever flag of the United States
Andrew Baumgartner, Westerville, Ohio [12-07-2005]
Hi, I was just wondering what sort of historical facts you have to back up the statements made on this site. Other than a story told in 1870, nearly a hundred years after the first flag is said to have been made, I really don't see an evidence that Betsy Ross made the first flag, or any flag resembling "Old Glory". While it's nice to see people taking an interest in history, I don't feel making dramatic stories behind what was probably a simple business transaction as educational. Let's just stick to the facts, shall we?
history buff [12-07-2005]
Rebecca Black, franklin tennessee [12-07-2005]
Wow, such a wonderful site. I have thoroughly enjoyed my visit. You are to be commended!
Patricia Hinch, Crossville, TN [12-07-2005]
I need imformation about the United States flag symbol for my project.
De'Aundra Latiyah Simon, Antioch,CA [12-07-2005]
this place rocks
lmboy13, Nevada carsoncity [12-07-2005]
mary bath, denise town [12-07-2005]
nerd, Hu [12-07-2005]
I think it was wounderful!
Betsy Ross is so awesome.She is truely a patriot of Philadelphia and the rest of the United States. During the war-torn times of the Revolution she stood strong through hardships and touched the hearts of Americans then and now. She rocks!
anonymous, middle of Ohio [12-05-2005]
Kristine Bayer, Astatula, Florida, USA [12-05-2005]
Ijust wont to say hi
GIORGE ZOULAKIS, Athens Hellas(Greece) [12-05-2005]
hi! you are a great person! thanks for the flag!
Chelsea North, Deptford NJ USA [12-05-2005]
in a class assignment, i'm gonna be Betsy ROSS!
I'm RELATED TO HER! She Was married To George Ross Which Is my direct decendent! I Would like to learn more about her since i'm kinda related to her!
Dustin, Dexter, Missouri [12-05-2005]
hi every one i am doing a report on betsy ross thanks
briana, mount laurel nj united states [12-05-2005]
to see your flag
keyiana, salisbury,maryland [12-05-2005]
ana meza, Independance OR. [12-05-2005]
I am currently doing a book report on women that had an impact on american history and I chose Betsy Rose. Any information that can be provided would be most appreciated.
Gianna Nici, Alexandria, Va. [12-05-2005]
Amber Wilson, Mabelvale Arkansas [12-05-2005]
diana, wharton,nj [12-05-2005]
This is a great site. Thank you for doing this. I traced my roots back to her. She is my great, great, great, great grandmother. I was very proud to read all this information! Are you related? Thanks again!
Pam, nc [12-05-2005]
Carl Mitchell, Lincoln Park, Michigan [12-05-2005]
she was a great flag maker
Kendra, michigan [12-05-2005]
It was fun!
kt, bridge city, tx, 77611 [12-05-2005]
Amanda Carr [12-05-2005]
Thank you for your web site. I enjoyed making the 5 point star and made my mom a birthday card with the star on the front. I wish to know more about the books about Betsy Ross. Thank you, Emily & Debbie Jackson
Emily (age 9), Urbandale, Iowa U.S.A. [12-05-2005]
This was a great site. I learned so much, and got my homework done.
Shana, Jersy Shore [12-05-2005]
Hi i'm in 7th grade and i had a lot of fun looking at this site and leaned a lot bibbi
Ceili Irwin, Illinois [12-05-2005]
I fine this exibit to be very informative.
Kris, Baltimore, Maryland [12-05-2005]
Betsy Ross Is so cool.
Bubbles, Philadelphia, Pa [12-05-2005]
Larry L. Miller, Wakarusa, Kansas [12-05-2005]
courtney, bound brook nj [12-05-2005]
hey, this site was sweet! I love all you ancient people! Rock on! It helped a lot on My Betsy Ross report! Thanks!
Sarah Shankel, California Baby! [11-23-2005]
This is a great sight and has offered a great deal of information for the lesson plan I have developed.
anonymous, Trenton, MO [11-23-2005]
I was born in Phila, PA and visited this house as a child on a school field trip. How refreshing to see this website online and enjoy it again!
Ernie Burns, usa [11-23-2005]
I grew up in central PA with a framed lithograph of Betsy Ross in my bedroom. Recently while having it reframed, the framer found "copyright by F.A. Schneider" on the lithograph. If anyone has any infor about F.A.Schneider, I am interested in finding the origin of the lithograph.
Dolores Khalkhali, Pawleeys Island, SC 29585 [11-23-2005]
Thanks for the web site. I was assigned to do a project on Betsy Ross, and after visiting this page my interest was really sparked in learning of her. I love the website, and thank you for making it!
Erin, Alabama [11-21-2005]
this place helped me with my report yay cheese
kitiba, ca [11-21-2005]
This site is the best.
Brycie, Aspen [11-21-2005]
hey im doing a project on betsy ross. this website is great! thx!
Bridget, Vermont [11-21-2005]
Enjoyed the picture tour of the house. Will visit if I ever vacation in Philadelphia.
L. Goldsberry, Batavia, Ohio [11-21-2005]
Lily, 190hugugu [11-21-2005]
Alright this is what it is all about,, Learning about the history of this great country....There are things here that I didn't know.... And the thing about it is that I am 57 years young thanxxxx
SSgt Dennis J Morgan, grand prairie Texas [11-21-2005]
Bestey you rock you are one of the coolist people you must have been so honored to make the very first American flag. I know i would have. Well anyway i love you! you rock! Love Elizabeth Leitch
Izzy Leitch, Elkton, Michigan USA [11-21-2005]
she is an american hero for me. If it wasn't for her, our country wouldn't be what it is today. Right now i'm using her and Paul Revere for my revolutionary war hero's for my school project.
Ally DiTammaso, cumberland [11-21-2005]
Renzo Minor, Houston texas [11-21-2005]
hello im in welch middle school and learning about your web-sdite
chelsea, houston,texas [11-21-2005]
Are the stars on the flag in a specific location for each state? For example, 2nd row, 5th star is X state? If so, what is the arrangement? if not, how are they arranged? Great site. Thanks.
P Brown, nj [11-21-2005]
I am pleased to find you as I have Certificate No. G 78423, issued in 1899 to Frank Wheeler. I have been looking for info. Question, was certificate personlly signed by President and other officers or is it a printed signing. Thanks for any info you may send me.
will wallgren, 556 main st. Saugatuck,Mi 49453 [11-21-2005]
victoria chang, titusville,fl [11-21-2005]
God Bless the U.S.A.!
Who is Betsy Ross? What is her life?
Malasya, fremont [11-21-2005]
I am researching her role in the war. Please respond as soon as possible, this is for a research paper my daughter is doing in 6th grade. Thank you
Erika, Arvada, CO [11-21-2005]
courtney, minnesota [11-21-2005]
coolest site yet
scott p. [11-21-2005]
i just wanted to say hi and this website really helps
arlyn, michigan [11-21-2005]
Hey i love you!
Jessica Baltar, westhampton [11-21-2005]
I loved this sight! It helped me find researce for a history day project on Betsy Ross! Thanks Danielle
Danielle Murphy, spring hill florida! [11-21-2005]
I want to know more about Betsy Ross
Regina, San Jose,California [11-21-2005]
megan williams, Dover Del. [11-21-2005]
Enjoyed all the good information, thanks
Alvin L. Shows, Fayetteville, N.C. 28314 [11-16-2005]
hi, i love this website i used it for a school paper im doing on the real repersintation of the american flag,im real gald, betsy, that you created this fine mark of our country thank you very much, for a job well done
lynzee herrington, Albany, Louisiana [11-16-2005]
Betsy Ross' diligence, courage, and patriotism is very much admired. Betsy Ross' 3rd husband was John Claypoole (my 2nd cousin 7 generations ago). John Claypoole was an old friend of Betsy's 2nd husband, Joseph Ashburn, who was captured by the British and sent to Old Mill Prison in England where he died in March 1782. John Claypoole also spent some time in the Old Mill Prison and was the one that told Betsy of her 2nd husband's death. John Claypoole and Betsy Ross Asburn were married in May 1783; they had 5 daughters.
Joan R. Hyde, Odenton, Maryland [11-16-2005]
How many Stars and stripes?
Calmar, Stonington C.T. [11-16-2005]
this site has helped me so much. At school we did a project about people that have helped america/
Victory Rund [11-16-2005]
this site is awesome
chelsea standweed [11-16-2005]
this site is amazing
Lucy Hirlinger [11-16-2005]
Cassia, Lexington, Kentucky 40504 [11-16-2005]
need to veiw betsy ross
mackie, texas,hoston,usa [11-16-2005]
Cool & awesome site! God Blessyou all! Sunny Noll Deer Lodge,Montana
Sunny Noll, Deer Lodge,Montana [11-16-2005]
leticia morales, houston, texas [11-16-2005]
Michael Johnson, Lyndhurst, NJ [11-16-2005]
I think this is a great website for anyone who needs to do a book report,someone who's looking for facts, and anyone who comes to this website.
Elizabeth Carpenter, Clifton Virginia [11-16-2005]
That's what I thought.
Al Frankey, Your Mom's House (OOHHH!) [11-16-2005]
is the flag suppose to be flown at half mast on Veterans day?
LEWIS BALDWIN, New Hampshire [11-16-2005]
Enjoyed the "tour" very much. God bless.
Rolfe and Johna Kiehne, Wentzville, MO [11-16-2005]
Emily Boyle, Mi [11-16-2005]
nice work here!
lisa, espoo, finland [11-16-2005]
i loved this page it help my on my anerican history project that was to get information on betsy ross thank so much ! :-) :-) :-) :-)
fatima garcia, nacogdoches texas [11-16-2005]
i thank it is cool that betsy ross desined the flag for your state. she did not have to if she did not want to. she could of sadie icant but she sadie yes
anonymous, watts oklahoma 74964 [11-16-2005]
when did betsy ross start making the american flag?
Prestisha Marcontino, applebomb Africa, [11-16-2005]
i just wanted to say that if it wasn't for your website i wouldn't have gotten an A on my test...so thankyou so very much! please put this on the Archives list...it would mean so much to me...since your website is so helpful...thankyou again. from, Prestisha Marcontino
Prestisha Marcontino, applebomb Africa, [11-16-2005]
This is a wonderful sight! I love history! Emily
Betsy Ross is a very interesting woman.She should have a day dedicated to her or something like that.
Sarah Brown, Parrotsville Tennessee [11-16-2005]
i love you!
Hi i loved your Betsy Ross information but i was really hopeing i could see a picture of betsy ross alone standing up
Gabriela McKee, Fayetteville N.C. [11-16-2005]
Mckinney Family, Frederickburg TX, 78624 [11-09-2005]
I am doing a book report about Betsy Ross because she is very interesting
Giana, cranston,RI [11-08-2005]
anonymous, North Branch [11-08-2005]
thank you for this wonderful page today in class we had to find out information about people in history i picked betsy ross this page helped me learn a lot about her and now i want to see her house that is wonderful!
ashley russell, federalway, WA [11-08-2005]
Hey hey hey! We came here to get info on Betsy Ross!GOOOO BETSYYY!
Kandice and Jenna, Midlothian,Tx [11-08-2005]
this site is soooo cool! :')
Danielle Brown [11-08-2005]
hi how are you?
Thanks for posting this site I used it to do my project at the last minutw
I have pulled some of this information to use with my Brownie Girl Scout Troop working on the "Wave the Flag" Try-It.
Harriet G. Cobb, Savannah, GA [11-08-2005]
when do you fly a flag upside down?
PAT DOSSEY, wood river, il 62095 [11-08-2005]
Thanks for having a great site to get Betsy Ross info. for my class.
anonymous, il [11-08-2005]
kathryn, georgia [11-08-2005]
Your website is great! I found everything that I neede for my project and more! Your disscusion over whether she did make the flag or not is wonderful. It really helped me! Thankyou!
Katie Carter [11-08-2005]
anthony Cutting [11-08-2005]
Joseph Halbert, Unadilla, NY [11-08-2005]
A very intresting web site.
Elushy Loferbert, San Mancos, Texas [11-08-2005]
maci, parker co [11-08-2005]
Hay I thank yall for having thi site. It has helped me do my project thanks to you I got an a. I love your site so please put this on the doc or that thing that shows what you have written. Good Bye, pink flink
pink flink, west california [11-08-2005]
i was here
God bless her. From one sewer to another- great job!
Amanda Brandon, San Diego, CA 92117 [11-02-2005]
This is a very informative site. I found it very interesting
Shelly, Nebraska, USA [11-02-2005]
i dont even get why there is a flag?
Amy, pass [11-02-2005]
Nice site thanks for this good informations.
eze mgbada, accra-ghana [11-02-2005]
Chris Ramey, West Jefferson,Ohio [11-02-2005]
David Tracy [11-02-2005]
how are yuo doing
Valenica Lewis- Davis, aberdeen,md 21001 [11-02-2005]
Besty Ross is the best!
Celine LaPointe, Widomar [11-02-2005]
I am going to be Betsy Ross for "Famous American Day" at school. Thank you for the information.
Madison Leach, Duncan, SC [11-02-2005]
And to think that if Betsy Ross hadn't designed the first flag, we could be stuck with something else.
CMSN, usa [11-02-2005]
PAT DAVIS, phil campbell, al 35581 [10-28-2005]
I am doing a biography on Betsy Ross just getting info
Stacy, Ocala Florida [10-27-2005]
this site was great. It helped me with my huge english project. Thank you guys!
Maxime Ross, Canada [10-27-2005]
chris tucker, the dog house [10-27-2005]
Mr. halmen, my moms basemet [10-27-2005]
this website rocked my socks.... and then some
betsy ross the 2097th, phili [10-27-2005]
hey i love your website betsy rules. email me back. send pictures.
I am studying Pensylvanya and your website was helpfull.
Micaela, Kansas [10-27-2005]
cara, u.s. [10-27-2005]
Thanks, whoever made this site it helps me A TON!
Sam, Somewhere Far, far away! [10-27-2005]
this site rules
hilary, westminster, Maryland [10-27-2005]
this is a cool page
haley tannheimer [10-27-2005]
totally cool website! lots of info!
Stephanie, rohnert park, california [10-27-2005]
Do you know when flag etiquette was adopted? I'm interested to know when our current style of flag folding, for instance, was established? Also, do you know when the Flag Code was adopted? Thanks for your help.
anonymous, Atlanta, Georgia [10-27-2005]
This site has been most helpful in preparing for a Cub Scout Meeting in which the American flag will be discussed. Thank you for all the helpful information.
Kathryn, New York [10-27-2005]
Betsy ross did not make the first flag. Why are printing that she did. It was just a story her grandson made up to make money.
Cameran N Hickey, Sweetwater,T [10-27-2005]
Hey! I am reading Betsy Ross Patriot Of Philadelphia. I will be ten Nov. 28.I thought it was and is a great book for all ages.I am doing a book report on it and a Living Museum and I think my costume will be awsome! I really do like our flag. Thank you Betsy Ross!
Can you please put character traits that Betsy Ross had, because I have to do a project on a person I wish i knew that has already died. I would appreciate it you thought about my request. Thank you, Heather Kucha
Heather, Pasadena, Maryland 21122 [10-27-2005]
wondering if Betsy Ross was related to me.
james elliott, hebron, maryland [10-27-2005]
I love betsy ross shes my idol
jordan dahlhauser, iowa city Iowa [10-27-2005]
i enjoted reading about our flag. since leaving the military in 1966,after a tour in viet nam, i have seen a large flag being flown over car dealerships and other commercial enterprises.when i was at the army n.c.o academy if ft. eustis,va. we were told that this was illeagal.has the rule been changed?? also when it rains these flags are left standing and not changed to the inclimate weather flag.
ALBERT A FINLEY, baltimore,maryland, u s a [10-27-2005]
i <3 Betsy
phillip johanson, Eugene, Oregon [10-27-2005]
This has been really helpful for my school projects!
Emily, Draper, Utah, USA [10-27-2005]
thanks for you information, it really helps when trying to find info, to write a history report
Kelly W., White Pigeon, Michigan [10-27-2005]
Susan Hume [10-27-2005]
Howdy ya'll this site rox!
Tiffany, Texas [10-27-2005]
Wow this actually has a lot of pretty good things on it, JUST REMEMBER KEEP AMERICA STANDING STRONG.
Kayla Barra, Irving Texas [10-27-2005]
Karen Jeter, Indianapolis, Indiana 46235 [10-27-2005]
I am helping the 5th gade class where I volunteer at on their Veterans' Day assembly with a flag folding presentation by the children.
James L. robinson, Redmond, WA [10-17-2005]
hi i think this is fun
looking up for child in 2nd grade for history book report, private school of course, public school doesnt care so much for our founding fathers and those who helped make this nation great!
dee bryan, central florida just north of tampabay [10-17-2005]
Jessica, Fort Lauderdale,Florida [10-17-2005]
Hey guys...just doing research for my costume and stuff! PEACE!
Emilie Mankey, Hanford, CA 93230 [10-17-2005]
Fidencio Miramontes [10-17-2005]
Amanda Diaz, Florida [10-17-2005]
Thanks for sewing our flag
baylee & jessica, Colman SD [10-13-2005]
I don't know too much about Ms.Betsy but I am sure trying to find out. If she were still here I would have tryed too look up to her like I do now that she's gone but to make a long story short I admire her and she was a good person and good at whatever she does or did.
Mr.Greg Stephens, Quincy,Fl [10-13-2005]
MRS.Betsy was a very impressive woman, that I dream of becoming as talent as she was . Her work has teach many of our lives.
TIFFANI GEORGE, quincy fla, usa [10-13-2005]
denyse munoz, fredericksburg texas [10-13-2005]
this was cooooool
chelsea, fbg. [10-13-2005]
thank you answering the question due to my homework.
evett, fort worth,tx usa [10-13-2005]
Thanks for your informative site.
Dr. John Sultzbaugh, Elizabethville, PA USA [10-12-2005]
Betsy Ross means freedom to me!
Tia, Cary,N.C. [10-12-2005]
i am visiting your homepage in hopes of finding out about your amazing life. october 31st is "famous american day" i can portray anyone famous and i choose you! my name is ashley erwin and i live in boiling springs south carolina. i am 6 years old and in the first grade. i hope one day i can come and tour of your house! for now i will enjoy the pictoral tour. god bless american
ashley, boiling springs, south carolina usa [10-12-2005]
Donna, Sacramento, CA [10-12-2005]
Wow this is such an awesome site i got an A+ thanks to this site! Keep up the good work!
Dovie, Little Elm [10-12-2005]
My sister was named Betsy born in 1976
Randy Ross, Bethlehem, PA [10-12-2005]
I am a fith grader doing a project and this web site has really helped me now (hopefully)I will get an A+ or at least a good grade ;).I really enjoy the history of Betsy Ross too! Hope everyone has a good day. Sincerly, JAR :)
JAR, United States of America TX [10-11-2005]
Your Website was very helpful for my biography that I'm ding for my school your website also taught me the importance of her to th egrowth and histoy of our country
Quite intresting site keep it up
Churchhill Maga, liberia [10-11-2005]
Candy DiCocco, Holland,Mi 49424 [10-11-2005]
Nitosha alyea, nd [10-10-2005]
Very good & helpfull information.........thank you
Fred Kluth, Pecatonica,Il [10-10-2005]
Visited the sight because I am making an Betsy Ross flag out of cotton canvas and hand-sewn with hemp thread. We plan to fly it with pride at our Wagon Trains and Mountian Man Rendezvous.
Ann, California [10-10-2005]
Amer.Legion Post 322 Lake City, Fl.
Robert R. Richardson, Jacksonville, Fl. 32244 [10-10-2005]
I love america because they watch over us. THe people are teachers, policeman, grandparents, army, PRESIDENT. George Bush is the most loving person on earth. Even though I maby small I love everybody. I learnsd so much about the flag today, thank you.
Kaylor, American age 8 [10-10-2005]
I used this page to get info on Betsy Ross for school report and I got an A thanks to your great infomation.Thanks so much. Sincerely, Rebecca Davidson
Rebecca Davidson, Cincinnati [10-10-2005]
I have a question. Our office has three flag poles, in the past we had the American flag in the middle, the Alabama state flag to the right and an Australia flag to the left. (Company owned by Australia Corporation). The rope and pulley on the middle pole broke. What is the proper way to fly the US flag with one empty pole?
Scott Johnson, Dothan Alabama [10-10-2005]
I can die for bratz.
Jazmin, edmends WA US [10-10-2005]
i am a hotwheels freak.
brandon, lynnwood [10-10-2005]
I like Bionicle 3 web of shadows.
Daniel, Lynnwood WA ..us [10-10-2005]
This website really helped me with a school report I had to do for the history of the flag...thanks!
Annamarie, Mullica Hill [10-06-2005]
This site was very usful when doing my project thank you
Leslie, Hartsville, SC [10-06-2005]
ernest mcclam [10-06-2005]
David Johnson, Dyer, AR [10-06-2005]
avneet, old bridge,nj [10-06-2005]
Marianne Moede, wisconsin rapids, WI [10-06-2005]
Can we order a Betsy Ross Doll like we see in the gift shop? Please email me and tell me how! Thank you! Lindsey
Lindsey Sims, Columbiana Alabama [10-06-2005]
love it. love it. love it. it was cool. and verey good.
Do we know where Betsy Ross's family came from was she from Scottish Descent?
Jonathan Ross, Northern Ireland [10-06-2005]
I'm doing a project for my History of PA class on Besty Ross, and even though I'm from Philly, I never knew she was so cool! I really like her, and I think she's one of the most awesome ladies to come out of city!
Meghan, Philadelphia, PA - and proud of it! [10-06-2005]
i just wanted to say i am proud to be an american
celeste, lake balboa, ca. united states. [10-06-2005]
Interesting Website and very informational. Thank you
Suzanne Switzer, Meridian, MS 39301 [10-06-2005]
Brownie Troop 553 and Junior Troop 3285 from Manassas Virginia have found this page to be very useful in setting up its flag ceremonies and earning a variety of badges and patches. Thank you!
Stevie, Flordia [10-06-2005]
I have read a statement that: "John Claypoole and Betsy rekindled their old friendship..." at the time they were married. What was the "old friendship"? Is there a reference to John Claypoole at some other point rior to their marriage? Thanks.
Dennis Rizzo, Mount Holly, NJ [09-30-2005]
TERENC, albania [09-30-2005]
Cool... COOL WEB!
I loved the virtual tour of Betsy Ross's house. I learned a lot. Thanks!
Brittany, Fayetteville, Texas 78940 [09-28-2005]
Hey Ya'll!loved the tour.
Lacey, Ellinger, Texas 78938 [09-28-2005]
UUUUUUUUUHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHH. i like eggs.
Pooh, Miami, Texas 78956 [09-28-2005]
hay essy ross can yu send me a picter of your chinde hood
I love your website
Nicki Bishop, Zachary LA [09-28-2005]
Super site ! Bravo au webmaster qui a su rendre le site tres interressant. Continue comme ca ;)
Rolex watches, France, str. levington, 13 [09-28-2005]
I was born & raised in Philly & have been to Betsy Ross house many years ago. This is a great site.
Richard Segin, Browns Mills, NJ [09-28-2005]
i love this site
hey I have a school report due tommorow and so far i've found a lot of good info keep doin great
hey whoever made this site good job it's very interesting
Im glad it was a lady that swed the flag.
Carolyn Vargas, Dallas TX, U.S. [09-28-2005]
Hello, I'am a preschool teacher at the Geneva Square Head Start Stop Organization program. I'am teaching my class about the history of the American Flag. For the last four years at this center, I've been encouraging the children to recite some things about the flag such as, "Who made our flag,How many stars are on the flag, the colors, What do the stars represent, Betsy Ross race, sex etc.
Tracy Barclift, Norfolk, Virginia [09-28-2005]
im doing a project on betsy ross. thank you for helping!
I have been priviledged to portray Betsy Ross. Many children have no idea who this couragous woman was. I conclude my program by singing "In Defense of Fort McHenry." People do not stand nor do they sing this hymn which we know as our National Anthem. How telling is this lack in our educational system.
Susan Nirella, Pittsburgh, PA [09-28-2005]
lisa needs help
elna, vixburg [09-28-2005]
As a patriotic citizen, a Girl Scout Leader, and a Cub Scout Den mom, I value the history and honor our flag of the United States of America and for which it stands. I came accross this web page in search of idea's to use for next years Boy Scout Lincoln-Marti Camporee theme, "Power of the Nation", in my search on inforation about Betsy Ross. I found the page to be imformative in many ways from B. Ross information to U.S. Flag ediquette. Thank you for posting this site
Suzy, Homestead, Fl [09-28-2005]
A well done site, but I have a few questions concerning flag ettiquet (sic) and the "Proper" uses of the Flag.
John B. Delaney, Los Osos, Ca. 93402 [09-28-2005]
This is a very nice page and the article was handy, I had all the info i needed for my report. !
An excellent site for the elementary Talented and Gifted students that I teach!
Julie Rasmussen, Hamlin, IA [09-28-2005]
This site helped me out a lot. I teach Kindergarten and now we can learn about the flag.
Cora Reynolds, Rosebud, SD USA [09-28-2005]
Hi, nice site) Good work!
Furniture, NY, USA, Baker,13 [09-28-2005]
I am in the first grade and your web page helped me complete my home work. My little sister who is 4, and I enjoyed reading about Betsy Ross and her life. Thank you for the information.
Faleshia J. Mckinney, 5403 Middleton Rd., Durham, NC 27713 [09-28-2005]
My fourth grade son is studying the history of the colonial days and not really enjoying the excitement of it all. Your website allowed him to virtually take a field trip and got the curiosity and questions flowing. What a wonderful tribute to our early American heritage and to Betsy Ross!
Leslie Smith, Armed Forces Europe (Germany) [09-28-2005]
Elizabeth Hill, Weymouth Ma [09-28-2005]
This was a wonderful history lesson! I stumbled on the site looking for a map of Louisiana to track the Hurricane. I will be passing on this information to my nieces and nephews, thank you!
Meredith Lesley, Anacortes, Washington [09-28-2005]
My birthday is on january 2nd the day that we celebrate you
Alisha Schlicht, kansas in the unuted states [09-28-2005]
I really enjoy this site and I'd like to visit especially with my daughter who I am homeschooling I think she would learn so much more being there where so much history has happened
Kim Patterson, Holmes, Pa [09-28-2005]
hey, this is alexandra and i wuz just writing up to yall and saying that this helped me get a C not a D in History.
Alexandra, Chattanooga, Tn [09-28-2005]
This website is awsome if ur tryin to do a project omg!
elizabeth Smith [09-28-2005]
hello please send me some info & pictures of betty ross & her life for a school project
Charolette Nugent, Louisiana [09-28-2005]
Ernesto baena, 2484 qruales rd rocky face ga .30740 [09-28-2005]
We enjoyed it. 7th graders in social studies class.
Kyrene Middle School [09-28-2005]
with alte betsy ross alabama wod not have the amarackin flag in the 2005 yere. kaisey showers, alabama
UZOAGBA, owerri [09-28-2005]
Thanks for all the great info on Betsy Ross.
Rhonda Elkins, Maryvillet, Tn [09-28-2005]
i am doing betsy for my great americans report i think she is an intresting person
becca, california [09-28-2005]
sarah, patterson ny [09-28-2005]
I look this page and website.
TIFFANY DAVIS, Austin Tx USA [09-28-2005]
Furniture, Huston, USA, 15 [09-28-2005]
I am so happy to find this web site. I am doing a biography project on Betsy Ross. This is very interesting and I am learning a lot.
Sarah Ann Woodward, Jackson, Tennessee 38305 USA [09-28-2005]
Hey! i saw this site and i just wanted to say even as a proud canadian i am still proud that im related to George Ross
Emily Daigle, New Brunswick, Canda [09-28-2005]
you do know that the american flag was not created by Betsy Ross right? because it wasnt tha is false information Ill try to post the correct information.
:), Texas [09-28-2005]
How wonderful to live in a country rich in the love of God, country, family, and FREEDOM! I am sharing this link with my Girl Scout Brownie Troop for the "Wave the Flag" Tri-It badge!
Linda Brownie Girl Scout Leader, Chattanoog, TN [09-28-2005]
i am dong this for a school project and i think that it is a good website to use
i am doing a project on the betsy ross house and i am soo sooo interested about it
hello just droped by on the internet had to do your name for an biography talk with you lator
Charolette Nugent, Louisiana [09-16-2005]
Crystal Fyke, Anthem, AZ [09-16-2005]
Alan Villarreal, San Antonio, TX [09-16-2005]
with alte betsy ross alabama wod not have the amarackin flag in the 2005 yere.
kaisey showers, alabama [09-14-2005]
I just witnessed a great performance from "Betsy Ross", and I was certainly enlightened. I like the demonstration to make a five-point flag. Now, I am going to read the good information on this web page and share with my tutoring class.
Verna, E. St. Louis, Il [09-14-2005]
I Love What you did with this sight
excellent references thank you
janice carl, 234 s.4th st. tower city pa.17980 [09-14-2005]
this is a great website for info on betsy! it has been extreamily useful on my power piont! i've learned a good deal from this website. meghan
MEGHAN, alabaster alabama [09-13-2005]
I really like this web site you can really learn a lot. I am homeschooled and my parents really like this web site it is so much like opening a book, but on the internet. I love this web site. Cami
Cami, Cordova,TN [09-13-2005]
Hey! How are you? I am fine.
Awayla Kelly, Caldwell, Kansas, 67022 [09-13-2005]
HEY YALL! Hows it going? Fine here.
Jesse, Topeka, KS [09-13-2005]
Tabet, Caldwell [09-13-2005]
This website really helped us earn our "Wave the Flag" Try It Badge
Jen Spriet Brownie Girl Scout Leader, Menifee, Ca [09-13-2005]
Betsy Ross did a GREAT job of making the US flag! (we couldn't have done it that good!)
Carly & Nyssa, mn [09-12-2005]
Dalton Wiley, Gainesville, Georgia [09-12-2005]
I have a newfound interest in American History and geneology after taking several History courses and having a father with a passion for our family's history! I am informed through research that Betsy Ross is a great, great, great...(and probably a few more) grandmother of mine under the name Claypool (her second marriage)- so I find it fascinating that while studying US History I am also gaining knowledge of my family's heritage!
Leslie Piper, Ft. Collins, Colorado [09-12-2005]
Since the American flag is now very prominently displayed on the current Army uniform improperly, I must believe that we have lost a war, either to a foreign power or to our own incompetence.
John Ridel, Cincinnati Ohio [09-12-2005]
thank you for being there. you have ben very helpful....
willie jones, universits pk ILL [09-12-2005]
tiana smith, columbia la [09-12-2005]
Hey whats up..............nice web site.....needed pictures and info for project.......(extra credit).....for social studies.....me
Alex, Untied States of America [09-12-2005]
Thank you! What a great site and what a great teaching resource! I'm going to have my kids make your Five-Pointed Stars today. Fun!
Diana in Wisconsin, Oregon, WI [09-12-2005]
I am in the 3 grade and needed this information a school project. Thank you for the information.
i have visited this website and it was great it helped me learn a lot about the history of the flag
nicole, sylacauga,alabama [09-12-2005]
Thank you for the great work! We've been to Philadelphia and enjoy learning about how our country first started.! Markie was young, so this is a way for him to "see the sights" without the cost of planefare!
Jeanne and Markie, Minneapolis, MN [09-12-2005]
I am doing a prject on betsy ross she is a verey cool
dj sandoval, brighton co 8062 [09-12-2005]
Daisy, uk [09-12-2005]
Enjoyed the tour -perhaps I can come in person one day
deborah, Winter Springs, Florida USA [09-12-2005]
What does the red white and blue stand for on the American Flag.
Carol, ny [09-12-2005]
Great web site! Thanks for the info!
Jim Forney, St Augustine, FL [09-12-2005]
I found your site by accident. I was looking for a Betsy Ross flag pattern. Im painting the U S Flag on my barns that face the main road, To let everyone know that Im proud to be an AMERICAN AND SHOW OFF THE RED, WHITE AND BLUE.
Dede Brinkmann, Waterloo,Il [09-12-2005]
I homeschool my children and was looking for some history information on the flag as we were celebrating "Pledge of Allegiance" day today. Your site was very helpful - thank you so much and keep up the great work!
Barb Manning, Overland Park, KS [09-12-2005]
i'm dressing up as Besty Ross to perform in front of an elem. shool!it's going 2 b a blast!
Was very interesting.Was in Philly recently but did not get to see Betsy's house.Loved the photo's.keep up the good work.
Susan Adkins, Chesapeake,Ohio [09-12-2005]
this web site is kool dude!
Adrian Bobian [09-12-2005]
Exceptional page! Really grabs the reader. It makes you interested in the history of Betsy Ross. Wonderful rider.
A friend [09-12-2005]
I like your web site it is very good and it has a load of very good and interesting information that a lot of people need to read and know. Keep up the good work. And God Bless you all.
Asaba Onyeulu, New York U S A [09-12-2005]
Is it possible that a portrait of Betsy was made that no one has knowledge of (except immediate decendants), and that has been misplaced through the years, now in another's possession? Great website ! I am interested in a list of her decendants (grand-children)
Darin G., Oklahoma [09-12-2005]
I am the commander of Perr Byam Post #30 of the American Legion and am Looking for flags and flag history for The Idaho Sghool for the Deaf and Blind. This site was recommended as a good place to begin looking. Thank you.
Paul Koonce, Gooding, ID83330-1535 [09-12-2005]
C L, Columbus OH [09-12-2005]
Is it ok to parachute with a flag streaming behind us? We have people on the ground to catch it before it touches the ground. The following picture is an example: http://www.thepops.org/usa/images/bob-flag.jpg
Mindy, Illinois [09-12-2005]
Enjoyed reading about Betsy Ross....enjoyed reading about her when I was in school....
Helen W. Monie, South Carolina [09-12-2005]
I would like a story Besty Ross
Clarice Dianne Rowe, Cloumbia, Maryland [09-01-2005]
I like your web site it is very good and it has a load of very good and interesting information that a lot of people need to read and know. Keep up the good work. And God Bless you all.
Phil Phillips, Fairmont WV [09-01-2005]
baby girl, brenttwood C.A usa [09-01-2005]
cait, jackson ohio usa [09-01-2005]
I really wish Betsy hadn't made our flag, so we wouldn't have to learn about her big booty
Avery Duncan, Las Vegas, Nevada [09-01-2005]
this web site has been a very good source for information about Betsy Ross. thanks a lot
Maggie Rodriguez, San Antonio, Tx, United States [09-01-2005]
How do you know all this stuff about flags?
Ilove America. I had to do a report on America last week.
hi,yall waz ^
shelby crow, waynesville n.c. 28786 (13) [09-01-2005]
Shannon Duley [09-01-2005]
I was recently asked a question that has me stumped. Aboard vessels, the Flag is customarily raised at 0800 hrs and lowered at 2000 hrs. What military vessel, or under what circumstances is it the exact opposite? This one is driving me nuts! Anybody know the answer?
Dennis Beck, Cuthbert, GA USA [09-01-2005]
they mention her in my family story so i think that story was true and this site got a lot of informations
francis Ross, montreal quebec canada [09-01-2005]
keep up the good work
David Stubblebine, Plymouth,Pa [09-01-2005]
I love history
Allen Hart, Madison Hgts,MI [09-01-2005]
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Tasha, Atlanta, Georgia [09-01-2005]
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