Valentine’s Day in the Family


1910 – Printed in Germany

Checking my database for marriages on this date, 14 February, I have a number of entries:

Timothy Botsford [Eighth Grand Uncle] – Mary Peck {Eighth Grand Aunt] (1704)

Caleb Hotckkiss [Eighth Grand Uncle] – Mehitable Crttenden [Eighth Grand Aunt] (1705)

Hiram Humphrey – Huldah Elvira Jenks [First cousin, five times removed] (1827)

Calvin Jenks [Third cousin, three times removed] –  Clare Allen (1895)

Hugh Roscoe Smith, Jr. – Catherine Janet Bolton [Second cousin, twice removed] (1947)

Frederick Henry Tobias [First cousin, once removed] – Shirley Howell (1963)

Don Singer – Carol Lee [Fourth cousin, once removed] (1970)

Theodore David Urban [Second cousin] – Ginger Arlt (1970)

Who says there has been no romance in Genealogy?


About Pat Shaul

Genealogist / Family Historian; Blog started as a record of my Grandfather's post card collection which ran for 15 months. Then, in June, 2017, I changed over to reporting and commenting on notifications from the ANCESTRY app "We're Related" I then started to provide snippets into ancestor biographies on the dates that were significant anniversaries.
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1 Response to Valentine’s Day in the Family

  1. gentraveling says:

    Love the vintage card. Great post! And I’m sure they all must have lived happily ever after, if they married on V-day! Right?


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