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From: Dee Ziegler <>
Subject: [ROOTS-L] Sharp-eyes awards: KNAPP, not KMARRY
Date: Sun, 22 Mar 2009 18:38:02 -0400
THANKS and the sharp-eyes award to Karen, Drew and Cindy, who all said
"Knapp." Karen even found Adison Knapp in 1880 & 1870. Cheers, Dolly
>> Date: Sun, 22 Mar 2009 14:15:05 -0400
>> Subject: [ROOTS-L] ?1900 census NY Kmarry? can't read
>> Hello to the list. This surname baffles me. Anyone willing to have a go at
>> 1900 census, Pompey Town, Onondaga, NY. Page 112 (stamped number).
>> Ancestry "image 9 of 14."
>> Head of household is Adison H. _____, 45. Every surname on the page
>> has been overwritten with census clerks' notations.
>> Ancestry indexed it as KMARRY. The 2nd & 3rd letters seem clear, MA.
>> Is the first letter an H? Like Hayes & Higgins at top of page? When
>> enlarged, some of the clerical marks, B-1 and pf 3, seem lighter; is
>> that an H overwritten in darker ink?
>> Also looked at Heritage Quest by searching for Abraham Wise, elsewhere
>> on the page. I don't know how to determine how HQ indexed it.
>> My interest is in Mary A. Barton, age 71, m-in-law of Adison, in his
>> I'll appreciate the time & expertise of anyone willing to take a look
>> and try. Cheers, Dolly in Maryland [if you prefer to answer privately,
>> <> ]
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