Jennie W. Hoffmann’s Ward Family Typescript or Mervilles In Print

I’ve collected hundreds of newspaper articles over the years, mostly from Tom Tyrniski’s excellent website, … Continue reading

A Prologue – “In the beginning . . . “

Genesis, Chapter 1, Verse 1 – “In the beginning…” I’ve taken this phrase from the family bible that belonged to Adam3 (Henry2, John1) Brink Merville (1843-1895), the grandson of John H. Merville. Unfortunately, after years of neglect the family bible … Continue reading