Funny Genealogy Queries
Many people seemed to enjoy copies of actual correspondence received by the Family History Department so here are a few more:
Our 2nd great-grandfather was found dead crossing the plains in the library.
He and his daughter are listed as not being born.
I would like to find out if I have any living relatives or dead relatives or ancestors in my family.
Will you send me a list of all the Dripps in your library?
My Grandfather died at the age of 3.
We are sending you 5 children in a separate envelope.
Documentation: Family Bible in possession of Aunt Merle until the tornado hit Topeka, Kansas. Now only the Good Lord knows where it is.
The wife of #22 could not be found. Somebody suggested that she might have been stillborn--what do you think?