Wandering Roots

Ramblings about Genealogy, Faith, and Family

Archive for November, 2013

Friday Family History-Daniel H. and Elizabeth P. Jackson Jackson Married 177 years ago today

Friday, November 8th, 2013

Daniel and Elizabeth Jackson Jackson were married on November 8, 1836 in Knox Co., Ohio. Daniel H. and Elizabeth are second cousins.  Elizabeth’s parents are Silas and Mary Polly Peterman Jackson and her grandparents are Daniel and Jamima Benjamin Jackson. Elizabeth is my 3rd great-grandaunt and Daniel H. is then my 3rd great-uncle via marriage and […]

Wedding Wednesday-Willard W. and Ruth Ogilvie McCartney Nov 2, 1935

Wednesday, November 6th, 2013

Willard and Ruth tied the knot on 2 November 1935 in Newark Licking Co., Ohio. The bride was 30 and the groom 24. One thinks that the man robs the cradle, but here that was not the case! (giggling) Willard (Mac) and Ruth met at a church social. I am guessing this happened before Mac was […]

Military Monday- ***** Stars

Monday, November 4th, 2013

    Here it is Military Monday and I just happen to have a photo to share! This photo was taken in 1967 at Easter time. It was taken on the steps of Old South Church, Kirtland Ohio. Grandma, front center behind the cutie in the red coat (yeah it’s me) at one time had […]

Census Sunday-More Then Just Grandma and Grandpa In The Census….a neat surprise!

Saturday, November 2nd, 2013

As I wander through the census records I very rarely visit the top the page unless I am looking to cite a page that does contain information that I am going to use. I received a very nice surprise when I was taking a look at this bit of the census from Norton Township in […]