A Brief Introduction to Hugh and Sarah

Hugh LARKIN and Sarah SARGENT were my paternal 6th great grandparents.  Hugh and Sarah were married on 25 February 1773.  To put this date in perspective, the United States would not be founded for another three years after their marriage!  The line of descent from Hugh and Sarah goes through their son Elisha LARKIN; through … Continue reading A Brief Introduction to Hugh and Sarah

Medical Monday, Part 2: Eliza Emoline Bell and Nephritis

This post is an extension of yesterday's post about Eliza Emoline Bell Williams Sneary.  You can find that post at https://wordpress.com/post/daysofourlivesgenealogy.wordpress.com/543.   This morning I woke up still thinking about Eliza.  It occurred to me that I had written her post in such a hurry that I hadn’t even looked up the medical code that classifies her … Continue reading Medical Monday, Part 2: Eliza Emoline Bell and Nephritis

Medical Monday: Eliza Emoline Bell and Nephritis

Eliza Emoline BELL was my paternal 2nd great grandmother.  The lineage goes from Eliza and her first husband, Samuel WILLIAMS, to their daughter, Bessie.  Bessie is my paternal great grandmother.  Every time I start to write a post about Eliza, I get derailed...badly.  Every time.  I’m pretty sure she hates me.  But, I’m going to … Continue reading Medical Monday: Eliza Emoline Bell and Nephritis

William Chambers and Rhoda Allen, 1844

William and Rhoda are my paternal 4th great grandparents.  Line of descent goes from William and Rhoda to their daughter Nancy, Nancy’s son Alford HUBBARD, Alford’s daughter Edith (my great grandmother).  William and Rhoda were married on this date (9 Feb) in 1844.  They were married by Justice of the Peace George PRESTON in Van … Continue reading William Chambers and Rhoda Allen, 1844