Ruth's Genealogy

“And in the end, it's not the years in your life that count. It's the life in your years.”

Beginning on 19 Sep 1890 and finalized on 4 Dec 1893, Sarah S Turner’s application and supporting documents required to file for and receive her husband Isaac Turner’s Union Civil War Pension totals 57 pages: Department of the Interior, United States Bureau of Pensions- 23 pages Depositions- 24 pages from 5 people, including 8 pages …

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J L Bell from Boston 1775 posted this interesting item from The Massachusetts Historical Society’s site. Josiah Flagg was a “Surgeon Dentist” in 1796 Boston: This advertisement assures Bostonians that Dr Flagg: “Traisplants [sic] both live and dead Teeth with greater conveniency, and gives less pain than heretofore practiced in Europe or America:—Sews up Hare …

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