Entries from December 2008

24 December 2008

I Can Never Remember Whether It Snowed For Six Days And Six Nights When I Was Twelve Or Whether It Snowed For Twelve Days And Twelve Nights When I Was Six

My great, great grand aunt, Anna McCurdy, was from Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, just like the rest of the McCurdys and the Scotts–I am a McCurdy Scott. In June, 1875, Anna McCurdy married George Upton, who was from Gloucester, Massachusetts. Anna moved to Gloucester with George, and in so doing left behind her widowed father and five [...]

16 December 2008

happy birthday, mary!