J. L. Starkey

Family Historian – MS Warrior – Educator

Did they really change their names at Ellis Island? Did he really die in the San Francisco earthquake? Did they really survive the Great Chicago Fire?

A few years ago, I decided to find the facts behind the legends!

Finding Grandpa Baugh

The search for my third-great-grandfather led to a series of dead ends. Finally, by casting a wider research net, I discovered the man behind my mother’s “Confederate money” story.

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