Monthly Archives: April 2014

Painting Context in Salem, Mass.

I have so many found Ancestral Grandparents, I have always bowed out when naming Uncles and Aunts. The information would be incredulous. Parameters need to be formed when recording family history. I decided early on to discuss direct Grandparents only. But once in a rare while, I find it necessary to name the siblings of…

John Kohler

  Verbal History tells me that John Kohler and his brother escaped Germany. Their parents sent them here to be safe from war. They lived in Brockton and John was a baker. I have begun researching and found, so far, these facts. John Kohler arrived aboard the ship New York from Bramen, Germany¬† June 24,…