Odds and Ends

Ann Cushman provides a marvelous resource of odds and ends and tidbits and stuff from the unusual to the amusing. In between, you might find a clue or a new source of information to aid your research.


One of my families talked about an ancestor who served under John Paul Jones on the Bon Homme Richard. Those of us of certain age remember learning about that ship in history class. My ancestor did indeed serve under John Paul Jones but, it was on the ship Ranger. Most of the rest of the info was pretty good but, watch out.