Oliver Ball was born on October 26, 1862 near Downs, McLean County, Illinois. He was the third child born to Robert and Susan. Olliver lived his entire life in Foosland except for about sixteen years where he worked as a telegraph operator and an agent for the Wabash Railroad. 342 more words
One of the best things about racing aboard is the World Cup of nations you met and get to race a against. The Mexicans had the best gear, hands down, inspired with their Aztec floral design on every piece of kit – from arm warmers to bras (so I was told!). 241 more words
Is your Filipino surname traceable to this list of indigenous tribal names?
On the 21st of November 1849, the Governor General of the Philippines, Don Narciso Claveria y Zaldua, issued a law (thereafter called the Claveria Decree) requiring Filipinos to adopt Spanish AND i… 6 more words