Tag Archives: Newark

Amanuensis-Monday Letter from James R. Kaye to his great nephew and name sake James R. McCartney and the rest of the family.

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 … Continue reading

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

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) … Continue reading

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Oh Where Oh Where can my Nana be in 1940?

The question posed was; Have you found your family in the 1940 Census? Indeed, I found my mother and her parents and two sibling in the 1940 Census. I thought the task of finding them would be daunting,this family lived … Continue reading

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