Montgomery County, Ohio
Genealogy and History
Genealogy Trails - Finding Ancestors wherever their trails led

Community News Stories

Mr. Thadeus W. Wheeler, of Dayton, Ohio, a talented young colored man, has been appointed deputy county clerk for Montgomery County, Ohio. [Source: "The Colored American" (Washington, DC) 18 July 1903, page 7 - MZ - Sub. by FOFG]

Several bodies have recently been found in a state of petrifaction in an old graveyard near Germantown, Ohio. One of the bodies had been buried twenty years. The shroud and all the covering on the body had disappeared, but the body was perfect. The body was stone of a drab color, with the smile on her face which she wore when she died.[Source: "The Kalida Sentinel," Mar 27, 1855, - Sub by L. Dietz]


Copyright © Genealogy Trails