People, Place, and Time

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Monthly Archives: February, 2011

Who was Hannah Bowker?

On the 1850 census, there is a family group living in Lenawee County, Michigan with the following members: Shirley B. Williams, age 53, b. Conn.; Hannah Williams, age 51, b. NY; and Silas O. Williams, age 17, b. NY. When Silas died in 1910, his pa…

February 11, 2011 · 1 Comment

Zielinskis in Dachau

There are about 52 Zielinskis registered as being put in the Dachau concentration camp between 1940 and 1946. I have to sort out Ignatz’ family in Posen, Poland before we know for sure how any of these people are related, though.

February 8, 2011 · Leave a comment