"It is possible to get a copy of a (deceased) person's application for Social Security. That application is supposed to contain the names of the applicant's parents, including his mother's maiden name. The name you have for her (Ann…"
"Could you give additional information about your Susannah Childs of Missouri? I suspect she is a different line than my late husband's (southern US) Childses, but the name does appear in his family.
Our earliest known Childs was Thomas T.…"