Most people who do family history research find mysteries -- situations where the data is conflicting, the data is missing, or the data is confusing. I find these to be an exciting part of doing research. Sometimes I don't find the answers, but when I do, it's a thrill.
I'm hoping to use this space to post some of the mysteries that I'm still puzzling over. I'll tell you what I know, or think I know, and work through my reasoning. If I find an answer, I'll post that as well. And if you have suggestions or answers or mysteries of your own you'd like to share, I invite you to join in.Read More