Tag Archives: anniversary

Unknown Courtship

Wouldn’t you love to hear about the courtship of your ancestors? I would, but I have no records about their relationships prior to marriage licenses. No letters. No diaries. No journals. No written family histories. What I do know, according … Continue reading

Posted in Family History, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

A Street Car Named Ortega

Trolley car running down the middle of Main Street – c1910 – Jacksonville, Florida Photo Credit: State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory, http://floridamemory.com/items/show/28665 A young man and some friends dropped their nickels in the coin box and hopped on the street car. … Continue reading

Posted in Family History | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 5 Comments

Happy 133rd Anniversary!

Today, January 20, 2014, marks the 133rd anniversary of James Ball Fletcher and Laura Lee who were married in 1881 in Suwannee County, Florida, by Elder John H. Townsend.  I wrote in a previous post Third Time’s the Charm about the … Continue reading

Posted in Family History | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment