People, Place, and Time

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Monthly Archives: May, 2013

Albert Moorehead’s mother, theory 2: Jane Moorehead

A second possibility for Albert Moorehead’s mother that we’ve seriously entertained for quite some time is that Jane Harris = Jane Moorehead, daughter of Robert and Hannah Moorehead. Now, neither … Continue reading

May 19, 2013 · Leave a comment

Robert and Hannah Moorehead

Robert and Hannah Moorehead were a couple that emigrated from Ireland probably in the 1850s, along with several of their children. In the church records in County Monaghan in Ireland, … Continue reading

May 18, 2013 · 1 Comment

Obituary for Minnie Mae (Oberheim) Ritenour

Minnie Mae was the daughter of John Frederick Oberheim and Emma Jane Lashelle.  As the obituary says, she was born 19 October 1874 in Mount Carroll, Illinois.  She died 21 … Continue reading

May 17, 2013 · Leave a comment

Robinson siblings buried in Evergreen cemetery

One of the largest markers in Evergreen cemetery is for four of the Robinson siblings: Archibald, Eve, Ann, and John (along with his wife Phebe):   Close-ups of each side … Continue reading

May 8, 2013 · Leave a comment

Phil Cook

Photo of Philip Lee Cook, son of Denver and Tina Belle (Greenwood) Cook.

May 8, 2013 · Leave a comment