How I came to identify Pepa Grass and Isak Wolf Fink
After fleeing Ireland as a young man, during the potato famine, Samuel settles on a farm in Burlington, New Jersey, and has eight children.
A scarred wooden toy chest reveals the story of an ambitious New York box maker and the tragic end of a family business.
How in finding the man, I discovered my Galician roots.
Part 1: Joseph Fagan's journey from Minsk to New York City