Wandering Roots

Ramblings about Genealogy, Faith, and Family

Archive for October, 2013

Friday Family History-Happy Anniversary Ziba and Phebe Lyon Jackson 25 October 1798

Friday, October 25th, 2013

Today I celebrate the marriage of my first cousin 6 times removed Ziba Jackson and his lovely wife Phebe Lyon Jackson. Their marriage took place  on 25 October 1798  according to an entry in New Jersey, County Marriages, 1682-1956 page 51 No.2 I Certify that the twenty-fifth of October AD 1798 I married Ziba Jackson of […]

Amanuensis Monday-A Letter From David Smith to Wm. Smith 18th April 1857

Monday, October 7th, 2013

Amanuensis: A person employed to write what another dictates or to copy what has been written by another. From The National Standard Encyclopedia Amanuensis Monday was started on the Transylvanian Dutch Blog. This link will take you to the page concerning Amanuensis and why one should transcribe the records ! Letter to Mr. Wm. Smith Bell Street Care […]