Category Archive: Illinois

May 25

Wordless Wednesday: W.D. Boyce gravesite

W.D. Boyce & Boy Scout Memorial, Ottawa Avenue Cemetery, Ottawa, Illinois

Mar 06

Surname Variations

FamilySearch has wonderful indexes and images that help many of us enhance our family history. I’ve seen a lot of interesting surname variations in my day. None-the-less I was a bit surprised at some I found via FamilySearch when searching birth records of Cook County, Illinois. My goal was to find birth record images for …

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Feb 02

Wordless Wednesday: Geiger Grocery Store

Post card from Howard Geiger to Rose Weidner, 1908

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