Monthly Archives: March 2014

Germans

My paternal side is rich with Scotch and German. But my maternal side has its share of each as well. My Great Great Grandmother was alive until I was 12. Her husband had long passed so I never knew him. I had no connection emotionally to him as I did her. Now as I fill…

Roger Conant of Salem, Massachusettes

It is always very exciting to learn that you come from an ancestor that has a statue or a home or some other tangible piece that you can photograph and say, “Hey! This is my Grandparent!”  I come from not only John Winthrop of Salem, Mass., but Roger Conant as well. Roger Conant has historical…

A Day’s Fishing

This is a school paper written by Inez Allen Kohler in 1904.I have typed it as written and will later figure out how old she was an what grade this was. Enjoy! Inez V. Allen Sept 26, 1904 English 3a   One Day when we were at the beach my father woke us up with,…