Born on the same day and died within 24 days of each other in their late 70s: Methinks Cornelius and Priscilla liked each other a lot.
Tag: early American History
Ann Potter’s story is fairy-tale material, I dare say.
Our 2nd great-grandfather was a husband and father as well as a soldier, a miner, a farmer, and a minister in his time, and also a grandfather and great-grandfather. You can get a lot done in 95 years!
Here’s a noteworthy fellow…
John Trumbull (1756 – 1843) was an American artist during the time of the American Revolutionary War.
Our new little column “Remember Our Ancestors” starts out with a rather famous Denny who is not a direct ancestor of us, but a cousin: Major Ebenezer Denny.
You really cannot portray the Hudson River School painters and leave out this gentleman, can you now?
Cruising the Hans Herr House website turned out to be a wonderful little history lesson this morning.