Reunited at last
He was so very young -- not yet 42 years old -- leaving behind a wife and four children ranging in age from 14 down to seven.
She was quite old -- only five months short of her ...
The curious case of Jacob P. Dunn
There's no doubt about it: sometimes the law is just plain confusing.
And there's good reason why reader Patricia Taylor was a little bit puzzled by the languag ...
Why do we do this?
So The Legal Genealogist got yet another one of those emails yesterday that just has to have you shaking your head.
There's yet another new course out there on documenting gen ...
Going to federal court
Genealogists love court records.
They tell us all kinds of things about our families we couldn't have found out in any other way.
But with all the various courts and le ...
Where oh where can the records be?
Reader Chris from New Jersey was busily researching a family from the Garden State when up popped a question.
A member of this family had been killed in an aut ...