My Dad liked jig-saw puzzles, and I have always said that finding information about people is my version of putting a puzzle together. You will find that this site contains many people that are unrelated to me. There are several reasons for this:
- it is like pulling a loose end in a ball of string, you never know where it will lead
- you never know when you may find a reference to someone that is suddenly of interest
- it helps me sort out the relationships of people I grew up with
- and finally, I just did
The picture below and hand-written copies of TB White's March 19th, 1869 family information kindled my life-long interest in my family's history. This is my great-grandfather, Thomas Boothby White's family. The young girl to the left of him is my grandmother, Myrtle Moffat nee White. She was about 12 at the time of this photo.