Quote of the Day

If you could see your ancestors, all standing in a row, there might be some among them whom you wouldn’t care to know. But there’s another matter, which requires a different view; if you could see your ancestors, would they be proud of you? – Rufus Craig

What Happened in 1849

January Elizabeth Blackwell was the first female doctor in the United States.  It was the year 1849 when she was award her MD. The President of the United States was James Knox Polk, then Zachary Taylor. February President Polk was the first President to be photographed. March Minnesota became a US Territory Zachary Taylor refused […]