From a Goff Family Summer Home to a Sonoma Winery

From a Goff Family Summer Home to a Sonoma Winery

(Is a Goff family ghost still there?) On a trip to California in June, we visited the Chateau St. Jean Vineyards in quiet, scenic Kenwood, located in the Sonoma valley.  While we are familiar with some of their wines, we wanted to see Chateau St. Jean because of its...
Looking for the family of William Inhoff

Looking for the family of William Inhoff

Today I added this page detailing what I know so far about my paternal grandfather, William Inhoff, who came as a 14 year old from Germany to Hardin County, Ohio.  In searching the ship’s list of passengers, I can’t find any family names that I recognize. ...
John Kilborn – A 300 Year Journey Back Home

John Kilborn – A 300 Year Journey Back Home

300 years ago this week (November 25, 1711) John Kilborn, one of the founders of Glastonbury, CT died. According to a family history [1], John was instrumental in providing the land and building the parsonage for the first pastor, a requisite for establishing a new...