William Shirley Williams was born in August of 1787 in North Carolina to a devout Christian family of farmers. When he was six years of age, the family moved west to the new frontier in Missouri area. His education came from his mother in reading the Bible and learnin his sums. When a teenag... keep on reading!
Nevada and Arizona are known for their frontier history including mining and all that goes with it. But who were the first miners in the greater southwest? When and where did they come from?The question for today is who were the first miners in the Great Southwest? When and where did they come in... keep on reading!
Family history of pioneers in Genesee and Lewiston, Idaho.How my father’s side of the family headed west to Idaho. There my grandfather met his bride to be and pioneered several business’ and established the family ranch for raising livestock, horses and grain. This was in the Palouse Hills w... keep on reading!