My paternal grandfather, Clifford Lutter (1915-1980), was a photographer, among other careers. I have many of his photographs and have a separate page for them on this blog . Some of the aerial shots include what I figured was the Jersey shore. People of...
My grandmother's grandfather was Patrick O'Donnell . He was from "Ireland," which is not surprising or helpful with such a name. Without a town, it is impossible to locate with any certainty the correct Patrick O'Donnell in Ireland. He died in Bayonne, H...
Another successful match in my genetic genealogy pursuits at 23andMe! This time we have my father's fourth cousin. The most recent common ancestors were my father's great great great grandparents: Eliakim Marsh and Susan Long . They were born in the 18...
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