Genealogy Wise

The Genealogy & Family History Social Network

Nancy Silvernail's Blog – July 2009 Archive (1)

Any Railroad Savvy People Out There?

I have been searching for years now for more information on my greatgrandfather's accident while he was an 'engineer for the Northern Pacific on a western division' (according to his obituary) or, while working for Chicago Northwestern as a brakeman (according to a family member)Clayton Dick Herbert lost his leg in a railway accident ... that much I am certain of. I'm assuming this happened between 1870 and 1880 but am not positive of that. I'm basing my assumption on finding him as a day… Continue

Added by Nancy Silvernail on July 14, 2009 at 12:04pm — 1 Comment

Most Popular Blog Posts

Monthly Archives



© 2023   Created by Nat Ins for Genealogical Studies.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service