Beata Josefine

image of a well worn gravestone, on its side, with a pink flower and grass around it

Here is a bit of the tragic story of Beata Josefine. This was from an article published in Everton’s Family History Magazine, March 2002, with Kimberly Powell, on the challenges of researching women ancestors. The part below was included, and is my writing. I later discovered that she was Beata, not Berta or Bertha -— … Read more