Saturday, October 12, 2013

On This Day - October 12th

On This Day...



1751 - Birth: Abigail Morgan, Springfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts
1776 - Birth: Bernard Brommenschenkel, Rippig, Consdorf, Echternach, Germany
1838 - Birth: Lucy Jane Landiss, Crawford County, Indiana
1849 - Death: Arabella Day, Sheffield, Lorain County, Ohio
1861 - Birth: Gertrude F. Graves, Ludlow, Massachusetts
1863 - Birth: Susanna E. Dillman, Crawford County, Indiana
1877 - Birth: Clara Bell Collins, Mississippi
1877 - Birth: Clara Bell Collins, Winn Parish, Louisiana
1880 - Death: Norman Day, Sheffield, Berkshire County, Massachusetts
1920 - Birth: Bettie Marie Mock,
1928 - Birth: Alois John Keppers, Minnesota
1928 - Birth: Joseph W. Dark, Louisiana
1969 - Death: Clara Bell Collins, Winnfield, Winn Parish, Louisiana
1973 - Marriage: Alois John Keppers and Florence E Dedrick, Goodhue, Minnesota
1981 - Death: Claude Clinton Reames,
2007 - Death: Janet Beaudreau, Rosholt, Portage, Wisconsin



1877 - Clara Bell Collins, where were YOU born?  Record keeping back in that time period and area was apparently not a focus, as I have many ancestors from the deep south that lack a decent paper trail.  Mississippi seems to be especially bad.

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