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There but For Grace…Vital Records Can Surprise You

March 25th, 2013

By: Carolyn L. Barkley My maternal great-grandmother, Grace Lillian (Dodd) Smith, is not someone lost in the deep recesses of my family tree. I knew her well. Born to Frederic/k Oliver and Katie/Catherine/Kate E. (Duncan) Dodd on 20 July 1865 in New Haven, Connecticut, Grace died in 1963, when I was sixteen years old. My […]