Genealogy Puzzles

Monday’s Mysteries – Who is David Meisberger and Why Is He Posing as My 2nd Great Grandfather?

Posted on May 30, 2016 in Genealogy Puzzles, Monday's Mysteries

I have been collecting Pennsylvania death certificates for my ancestors. So far, I have accumulated one-hundred and thirty-seven (137) certificates. In doing so, I have uncovered a huge puzzle concerning my 2nd great-grandfather, Theobald Casper Meisberger, reflected in his children’s death certificates. Theobald died on 13 June 1900 in Coal Township, Northumberland County, Pennsylvania.  His wife, Mary Catherine Strausser, predeceased […]

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