- Volume 2-Number 1--Problem-Solving--a variety of techniques for breaking through those brick walls.
- Volume 2-Number 2--A 1907 Committal--An insanity record.
- Volume 2-Number 3--A 1921 Divorce--looking at a 1921 era divorce from Chicago
- Volume 2-Number 4--Leaving John's Hands: Documenting Post-Death Land Transfers
- Volume 2-Number 5--The Acquisition of John Michael Trautvetter's 228 Acres
- Volume 2-Number 6--The Original Versus the Record Copy
- Volume 2-Number 7--Multiple Marriage Mayhem:
Starting the Search for Emma (Sargent) Pollard Ross Oades Pollard Snavly Olenbaugh
- Volume 2-Number 8--A Handful of Problem-Solving Strategies
- Volume 2-Number 9--Two-Thirds of an Acre from Uncle John: A Partition Suit Proves a Sibling Relationship
- Volume 2-Number 10--A Minimal Estate Gives Some Direction: The 1886-1888 Probate of Benjamin Butler
- Volume 2-Number 11--Signing What We Could Not Read--immigrants unable to read English sign a 1870 era document that is incorrect and a lawsuit results.
- Volume 2-Number 12--Dad Raised my Daughter--A newspaper account of a court case in the 1880s discusses an early 1870 out-of-wedlock birth.
- Volume 2-Number 13--Using the 1860 Census to Formulate a Passenger List Search Strategy
- Volume 2-Number 14--Search Strategy for Benjmamin Butler in pre-1870 Census Records--this looks at ways to find the missing 1850 and 1860 census enumerations for man who "appears" in Iowa in 1870.
- Volume 2-Number 15--Pre-1850 Census--analyzing 1810-1840 census entries for Thomas Chaney in Bedford County, Pennsylvania.
- Volume 2-Number 16--Names in the Probate--analyzing various names in a probate settlement from 1903. Nicknames and diminutives were part of the problem.
- Volume 2-Number 17--Bridging a Twenty-Year Census Gap-1870 to 1860. Showing that an 1870 Iowa, 1880 Missouri, and an 1850 Michigan enumeration are for the same man.
- Volume 2-Number 18--Four Passports and a Foreign Death: George Washington Drollette. Analyzes four early 20th century passports and a US State Department death report from 1933.
- Volume 2-Number 19--Diplomatic Employment Applications. Analyzes and summaries letters of support for employment with the US State Department between 1901-1906.
- Volume 2-Number 20--Just One Wife Who Shaves Her Age. Records hinted that a man might have had more than one wife. Despite age discrepancies and first name variations, we've likely proven that there was just one wife.
Monday, January 17, 2011
First 20 Issues of Year 2 and a 1 Year Subscription
Topics from the first 17 issues of year 2 are:
Posted by Michael John Neill at 3:05 PM