Category Archives: Family research

Polish mtDNA Line of Genevieve and Mary Mirota

This lovely picture of sisters, Genevieve and Mary Mirota, was taken on Mother’s Day in 1934. Later that summer in August, Genevieve married Ted Lubas. Their dresses are so pretty and very similar so that I wonder if they sewed … Continue reading

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Bridget Buckley Mahoney’s Death Record – 1895

Yesterday I received Bridget Mahoney’s death record from the New Jersey Archives. I’m feeling very positive that she could be my 2nd great-grandmother, since her maiden name was listed as Buckley. She died relatively young at age 63 from pneumonia. … Continue reading

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Featured Obituaries – Stephen and Jean Pucilowski Mirota

“Stephen Mirota, 78, worked at Cyanamid Toms River – Stephen W. Mirota, 78, died Monday (June 25, 1990) at Community Memorial Hospital. Mr. Mirota was born in Cherry Valley, Pa., and had lived in Whitehouse station, Dunellen and Manville before … Continue reading

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