Thomas James Dunn (a,f) was a Mexican War Veteran who settled in Utah in 1850, after crossing the plains with Continue reading
Yes – the town is indeed named after our family.
The Roberts family of Wyoming loved music. Dora Jane Buxton Gish, (f) Isaac Roberts’s (a,f) granddaughter through Jane Roberts Buxton, Continue reading
The map below shows the likely location where my known living ancestors resided in 1870 and 187
It is fitting that Leland, in his small role, carried the writings that helped define the 1st Amendment that he himself played a crucial role in passing.
Imagine – You pay the fare and board a ship headed across the Atlantic. It is packed with 564 other people. A few fellow travelers are also from Poland.
The National Archives sent me photocopies of three pages showing the final payroll the day Roberts was discharged.
Joseph Call, (a,f) father of Cyril Call (a,f) and grandfather of Anson (a,f) and Josiah Howe Call, (a,f) took part in the Continue reading