“Molly was none of your heart-broken, sick-brained women – bless her prolificness – read the list of her jewels (children).”
Tag: 17th century early settlement
Today 361 years ago our 11th (and 12th) great-grandmother Priscilla Akers, née Howlett died. A child of south-western England, she died in the New World.
He probably did not fire the shot that was heard around the world, but Great-Grandpa Lt. Robert Andrews took part in the Battle at Lexington on 19 April 1775.
Did you know that none of Edward Taylor’s poetry was published until 1939?
On Tuesday this week 224 years ago, our great-grandfather Felix Christman passed away.