Winning some, losing some: More Cluster Research

These last few weeks weren't good weeks for genealogy.  I had hoped to find more on Eleanore Jane Newell, the mother of Mary Stockford and wife of Joseph Stockford.  Eleanore Jane has no records after the filing of her husband’s will for probate.  She survived him as she signs her name on probate records along … Continue reading Winning some, losing some: More Cluster Research

My Lost Grandmothers: More Brick Walls

1840 U.S. Federal Census for South Huntington, Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania. I am at a hard brick wall on many of our female ancestors.  I know who all of my 3 x great grandmothers are, but I am unable to complete documentation on four.  Daniel’s mother, Mary Wible or Weigle, has been elusive; however, I may … Continue reading My Lost Grandmothers: More Brick Walls