Ancestral File Helpful?

Hutcheson Case Study As I have mentioned on this blog before, there are certain resources out there that are “iffy” because they contain no citation information. I ran across one of those on this case. In Ancestral File at FamilySearch.org (if you haven’t looked recently, the site has had a makeover!) I have located the …

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What is his age?

Hutcheson Case Study So far, the information regarding Oril’s death is consistent. Now to try to trace back to discover the facts about his birth. Remember that it is always best to work from the known to the unknown. Therefore, the 1930 census should be my first stop. Here is the information about Oril from …

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Oril’s Obit

Hutcheson Case Study There are currently two places I can go online to get scans of the Tucson newspapers. GenealogyBank has older issues. And Newspaper Archive has issues from around the 50s. Several sources have text from the newer issues from this century. So, Oril’s obituary is available at Newspaper Archive. And it implies an …

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Hutcheson Headstone

Hutcheson Case Study As reported by several sources, Oril is buried at Evergreen Cemetery in Tucson, AZ. However, this finding confuses our data just a bit more. Evergreen Cemetery Tucson Pima County Arizona HUTCHESON1 Oril O. Aug. 21, 1879 Feb. 18, 1949 Etta Mae Aug. 6, 1892 Feb. 19, 1991 Did anyone happen to catch …

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