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.


Shifting Borders

Shifting borders in Europe can cause confusion about an ancestor’s country of origin that may be noted in census or official records. See if their language is noted. That would be more pertinent information to give you clues to go on.