Tag Archives: The Massa Theory
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
The following are two thumbnails of the recorded will of John COON from Henry County, Indiana, filed 29 October 1838.
Genealogy began as my serious hobby when I was 18 and it seemed to take over my life. You know, like when I was supposed to be doing homework… entire weekends at the library… sneaking in some genealogy at the … Continue reading
Minnie Magdalene (KUHN) VAN DUYN is my 2nd great grandmother.
Originally posted on Diggin' Up Graves:
In the mid-1990s, some cousins found this photo in a deceased relative’s belongings. We had never seen it before. It was with other photos, but none of them were of a Native American. We…