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1860 U. S. Federal Census - John & Hedwig Friebele Family

Johann and his family were enumerated  in the 1860 U.S. Federal Census in Lovel’s Creek, Carroll County, Virginia on 31 Aug 1860.

Here is an extraction of that census record: 239 more words

Hedwig Josephine Oehmann


First – I’d like to say I’m sorry for my lack of writing. There’s been much going on for the past months. I want to make this blog alive again and I think this is the perfect timing to do so!  869 more words

Alternative Rock

Iceland Airwaves Day One (11/5): 1860, Mr. Silla, Kippi Kaninus

1860 opened night one of the 2014 Airwaves Music Festival with an upbeat, energetic set by combining driving guitar from Johann Thorgeirsson and soaring, hopeful vocals of Hlynur Hargrimsson. 324 more words


Autobiography of Elder J. C. Clapp, Part VIII

(Originally published in the RLDS magazine Autumn Leaves, Volume 21, February 1908, pages 74-77, entitled “Autobiography of Elder J. C. Clapp—Part IV”)

The two Frenchmen and Captain Yates boarded with me all the way across to California, and all became my best friends. 1,817 more words

Children Of Benjamin Lynn Clapp And Mary Rachel Shultz

November 1860


In the 19th presidential election, Abraham Lincoln was elected president by winning 180 electoral votes to 72 by John C. Breckinridge, 39 by John Bell, and 12 by Stephen A. 196 more words

Abraham Lincoln

December 1860


President Buchanan directed Secretary of War John Floyd to reinforce federal forts in the southern states, but Floyd convinced him to revoke the order. 421 more words

Fort Sumter