Census records are a valuable tool for the family historian. Do you know enough about them to use the effectively?
Years ago I found reference to a Christian Hoover of Gaskill Township, Jefferson County, Pennsylvania who was drafted along with Augustus Kinter and Samuel T. Hoover during the Civil War. I’ve always wondered if this were my ancestor Christian Hoover. Today, I may have found my answer.
If you’re going to be researching your family, there are some books that you must have. These are not just the books that I’ve found useful, but books that I’ve […]