Author Archives: Elizabeth Wilson Ballard

Are You Male With the Surname of COON, KOON, or Variation?

New post on Coon Genealogy blog. Are you a male with the surname of Coon, Koon, or variation? Please click on the link below! https://coongenealogy.wordpress.com/2018/01/06/are-you-male-with-the-surname-of-coon-koon-or-variation/   Advertisements

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Did Thomas JOHNSON Disinherit His Daughter Sarah? – Ancestors 62 and 31

This is one of a group of articles tagged “The Massa Theory”. It analyzes two statements from “The End of the Trail: The Saga of the ‘Coon’ Indian Heritage,” by Bill and Jane Wilson, and Mary M. Van Duyn Overton, … Continue reading

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Holidays 2017 – Twelve Years Without Mom – Ancestor 3

Everything changed when she died that summer, 2005. Holidays weren’t the same, especially Thanksgiving and Christmas. This is not a new story — people who have lost loved ones experience a variety of emotions at certain times of the year. … Continue reading

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UPDATED: Find A Grave as a Source – Memorials and Photos

UPDATED: Find A Grave as a Source – Memorials and Photos The following article has been

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Will of John COON, Henry County, Indiana, 1838

Will of John COON, Henry County, Indiana, 1838 The following are two thumbnails of the recorded will of John COON from Henry County, Indiana, filed 29 October 1838.

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