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Louis Muller (1843 – 1877) [Jakob Ludwig]

Louis Muller immigrated from Schwetzingen, Germany to London, England during the mid-1800’s. Evidence of his passage (passenger lists etc.) remains elusive but there is plenty of evidence supporting the families’ origins in census and marriage data....

Alice Lorene LeGrande Biography (1920 - 2002)

Alice Lorene LeGrande Biography (1920 – 2002)

Alice LeGrande Birth Alice Lorene Legrande was born on Sep 9th, 1920 near the small town of Meridian, Logan County, Oklahoma 1,2,4,5. Her father was James Oscar LeGrande and her mother Gertrude Eva Burrows...

Sara Shreeves home town Repps and Bastwick

Sarah Shreeve (1838- )

Sarah Shreeve was born to John Shreeve and Happy Harvey around 1838 near Rollesby, Norfolk, England. She was a well traveled woman who led an eventful life. Moving from a small English town in rural East...

Oklahoma Sunset at Midway Station

The warm colors of this Oklahoma sunset hide the cool air of a winters day as the wind cuts cross the open landscape. As the sun dips below the horizon even the gathering darkness...

Schenectady Map 1750

Milton Burright (1815-1905)

Milton Burright was a born in New York state to Cornelius Burright and Olive Messenger. Part of an old and well established American lineage he lived a long and successful life ending his days...

charles shreeve died at Kennesaw Mountain

Charles Shreeve (1841-1864)

Born in Flegg, Norfolk, England Charles Shreeve traveled with his family, first to Canada and then to Illinois. He died fighting in the American Civil War at Kenesaw Mountain, Georgia. Birth and immigration According...