Our 11th (and 12th) great-grandfather Anthony Needham I passed on this week 373 years ago.
Ironically, the Long line is one of the shorter ones in our tree.
Our 2nd and 3rd great-grandfather George Mulford, who passed away today 95 years ago, lived close to the Ohio River, on the WV side.
Nobody would have called our 2nd and 3rd great-grandfather ‘Franziskus Xaverius’. In his hometown Haaren, he would have been known as ‘Reelen’s Xaver’.
This week 206 years ago, our 3rd (and 4th) great-grandfather Bücker passed away.
People endure much in life. Let us not forget them and their stories.
Today we remember Willi Wagener, who passed on in 1986.
Between 1700 and 1900, one date shows up six times in our direct family lines.
This week 351 years ago, our 9th (and 10th) great-grandfather Richard Felton Jr. was born in England’s West Midlands. By the time he died in 1734, he had made the journey west across the Atlantic.
Remembering Elisha Andrews and his wife Ruth Loveland takes us back to colonial America.