**Effective 01 January 2014 the National Society of the Daughters of the Revolution (DAR) began accepting paternal Y-DNA results as as part of the source documentation research package to help prove heritage to a Revolutionary War Patriot. The DAR now joins with the Sons of the American Revolution (SAR) and the General Society of Mayflower Descendants (GSMD) in accepting DNA for linear proof.
1690 Reconstructed Connecticut census:
John KIRBY in Middletown, CT http://www.newhorizonsgenealogicalservices.com/1670-ct-state.htm
Scottish Soldiers in Colonial America Vol 2 includes: John Kirkland, born 1735 in Scotland, a planter in Northumberland Co, VA, a militiman of the VA Regiment, 1756.