Nels Sommer & Ane Marie Jonasen met and married in Denmark and had their first two children there before emigrating to Rockford, Illinois.
Here's how Grandmom's family left Russia for a new life in the U.S. fifteen years before she was born.
After fleeing Ireland as a young man, during the potato famine, Samuel settles on a farm in Burlington, New Jersey, and has eight children.
How in finding the man, I discovered my Galician roots.
Part 1: Joseph Fagan's journey from Minsk to New York City
Abel and Jessie Lee Lynch were just about to retire to the good life down in Florida, when.....