Monthly Archives: October 2010

Ancestry acquires Footnote

Just opened an email this morning from Footnote with a message about how they have agreed to be acquired by Ancestry.com. I got this message because I have  a subscription to Footnote – as well as a subscription to Ancestry.com. … Continue reading

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Franz Adam Knapp’s Children

I have spent some time lately trying to figure out what happened to all of Franz Adam Knapp’s children. To review the facts: Franz Adam Knapp, our immigrant ancestor, married Eva Elizabeth Jost (I have seen it written Just and … Continue reading

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Cemetery ‘vandals’ threaten historical English cemetery

OK, I thought I had heard it all – I was a reporter during one of my other “lives” – but this is a new one. We’ve all heard about instances of cemetery vandalism – and been rightfully dismayed by … Continue reading

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