I came across this startling advertisement in The Piqua Daily Call while doing some research the other day. Kindly tell me who thought this was a good idea? Apparently 666 was a multi-purpose cure-all: colds (check), headaches or neuralgia (check), malaria (check), constipation (check). Available in liquid, tablets, salve, or nose drops it was sure … Continue reading What the Devil?
The US Social Security Death Index (or SSDI) is an old favorite among family history researchers, and if you haven’t heard about this record collection I’m going to explain what it is and how it is useful in your family history research. What is the US Social Security Death Index? If … Continue reading Using the Social Security Death Index