One of the most interesting artifacts I found in my father’s genealogy papers is a copy of a letter from Continue reading
When our Roberts ancestors first arrived in the United States, they sailed into Ellis Island, passing the Statue of Liberty during its construction.
The Roberts family of Wyoming loved music. Dora Jane Buxton Gish, (f) Isaac Roberts’s (a,f) granddaughter through Jane Roberts Buxton, Continue reading
Captain John Flower (a,f) was a 17th Century trader who sailed across the Atlantic at least eight times in about Continue reading
Below is a chronological, color-coded index to the journeys taken by the Utah Pioneers who are the ancestors of my Continue reading
UPDATE: My application to The Mayflower Society was rejected, as there is no proof that the Rebecka Ellis who married Continue reading
Norway Olavus Jacobson [a,f] was born on November 24, 1845 on the Skaarodegaardseie farm in Skedsmo, Norway, near the capital of Continue reading