Underlined in Blue

November 30th, 2015


What is underlined on blue in this 1742 deed from Massachusetts?


This is one of the deeds we searched for in an earlier session of my “US Land Records” class. Consider joining us if you’ve not done so before.


He Said They Could Get Hitched

November 29th, 2015


Who witnessed this 1798 marriage consent from Virginia?

A World War I Draft Registration

November 28th, 2015


Who signed this World War I draft card?

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November 28th, 2015

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US Land Records Class

November 28th, 2015

Due to several requests, we’re offering another section of this popular class on US land records–join us. The class is informal and there’s no grade!

A 1772 Receipt (Oops…that’s 1722)

November 27th, 2015


What is the text of this receipt? (This is a longer item than usual, but hopefully not too difficult to read). Note: this is from 1722–the original title of this post said “1772” which has been changed.

Yeah…I Got My Cash

November 26th, 2015


Who signed this early 20th century receipt in an estate settlement?

An 18th Century Signing

November 25th, 2015


Who signed this early 19th century document in Massachusetts?

Buried Where?

November 24th, 2015


What is the place of burial on this 1921 death certificate from Missouri?

An Estate Signing in the 1850s

November 23rd, 2015


Who signed this probate document in Illinois in the 1850s?