As I always do around this time of year, I've tried to buckle down and focus my research. I have been all over the place, honestly, and its resulted in me not getting far on anybody. I'm crossing my fingers that I can force myself to research one tree in completion before moving on to… Continue reading Good ol’ Joe
Ugh! This family is driving me nuts! I'm still looking for Garrison Bush and his family and I swear, the more I dig, the more confused I get. In the 1850 Census, this is what his family looks like: Garrison Bush, age 32 - head of household Emily, age 26 - implied wife William, age… Continue reading So frustrated!
I have decided that the entire family of Andrew Jackson Trim, his wife and six of their children were all beamed about a spaceship with E.T. in June of 1870. There isn't any other logical explanation of why they are all completely missing from the US Federal Census for that year. Do you ever run… Continue reading Alien abduction in 1870!
This weekend I spent a good bit of time going back over what I already knew of Sidney and her family, including not only reading the census records I've collected, but also transcribing them into my Evernote notebook. I've taken a bit of a different approach with this search after reading Val Greenwood's book, The… Continue reading Continuing the search for Sidney