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It’s been awhile

Well it has been awhile since the last entry!  The end of the school year brings a flurry of activity and occupies most of my time and energy.  Now school is out I will have to try and find a balance between cleaning, gardening, Halloween prep and genealogy.  So far cleaning and gardening have won […]

Unknown Ash Photos

As with most families we all have our share of unlabeled photographs. Genealogist all know how frustrating this can be and a near impossible problem to fix, especially when dealing with photos from the 1880’s.  Needless to say anyone who could identify these photos has long since passed away.  My only resource for getting these […]

Sarah Johnston Ash-McPherson

     Sarah Johnston Ash-McPherson      First week of summer vacation is always my favorite week of the year!  However, my list of things that need to be done and what I want to spend my time on always exceeds the amount of summer break I have.  This week the weather has been cool and a […]

Unknown Ash Photos

[singlepic id=65 w=320 h=240 float=left]The two photos were stored with photos of Elijah and Mary nee Wallis Ash’s children Sylvester and Jesse.  I think these may be photo’s of the other two sons Jackson and Elijah Jr.  and their wife’s.  Jackson married Nancy Gunn and Elijah married Mary Groner.  The photos were taken in Litchfield, […]

Jesse McPherson

Jesse McPherson was one of Muhlenberg’s best-known pioneers. When the county was organized he was appointed one of the justices of the peace. He ran a tanyard, horse mill, and distillery for many years. Tradition says that he feared nothing