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Category Archives: Holy Sepulchre Cemetery
I’m always so excited when I get a genealogy record back in the mail, and I recently received the death certificate for Timothy J. Mahoney. He died in Newark, Essex County, New Jersey on May 22nd, 1921. His parents were listed as … Continue reading
The surname Carter is an occupational one meaning carter of goods, or one who builds carts. It is thought to be from the Celtic work “cairt” and it is a very common surname. According to Wikipedia it is the 44th … Continue reading
This beautiful portrait is of Ellen “Nellie” Doran McVeigh Smythe Pearson (1884-1932) on the right, and it was most likely taken when she was a young woman in Belfast, Northern Ireland. The lovely linen blouses, and scarfs, accent their fair … Continue reading