My second great-grandparents Elise and Jacob Mueller were married by a Justice of the Peace in Chicago in November of 1874. Elise grew up in the Catholic faith, but she may have left the church. 104 more words
The link below is to an article that looks at genetic ancestry – well worth a read.
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“…I am going to that sweetest of all places, Gale Hill.” Patsy Morris Davis, 1845
“Gale Hill” was an estate in old Virginia, granted to John Minor of “Topping Castle” by King George II in 1735. 172 more words