Tag Archives: Absalom Leeper

Time to be Irish

Tomorrow is St. Patrick’s Day and a day when Irish heritage is celebrated. According to Ancestry DNA I am 18% Irish and Scottish. My Irish and Scottish ancestry comes from both sides of my family. I have several branches of … Continue reading

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Leeper Land

Today I found an 1870 map of land ownership for Henry County, Iowa on Ancestry. My 4th Great Grandfather Absalom Leeper lived there in 1870, so I was able to see exactly where his land was. Absalom lived in Trenton … Continue reading

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