About the Author
Billy Kennedy has written ten books in the Scots-Irish Chronicles, a popular series that focuses on the 18th century American frontier settlements. He lives in Co Armagh, Northern Ireland, and has been a leading journalist there for the past 30 years. He has occupied the roles of Religious Affairs and Cultural Correspondent, Political Correspondent, Assistant Editor, and News Editor with the Belfast News Letter. On his regular visits to the United States, Kennedy lectures on the subject of the Scots-Irish diaspora at various universities, historical and genealogical societies, and government facilities in the southeastern states.