Se. 3, Ep. 10: Spotlight on Earl and Esther Hable

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By tim, 31 October, 2023
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Work on transcribing the vast database at into my family tree software with the present focus on the descendants of Frederick Mumma (1767-1822) and a future focus on the descendants of Johannes Mumma (1763-1829). Roxborough High School administration offers provisional approval for an after-school genealogy club, to be facilitated by yours truly—but only if yours truly can drum up enough interest. Lastly, and ancestor spotlight on Earl and Esther Hable. I supposed you could call them a "power couple" that stayed together in the face of great physical challenges.

Links: Episode Show Notes Johannes Mumma (1763-1829); Frederick Mumma (1767-1822)
-- Lineman May Lose Hands As Result of Electric Shock, Lancaster New Era, 11 Jul 1919
-- PP&L Worker Who Lost Both Arms In 1919 Honored On Retirement, Intelligencer Journal, 10 March 1956
-- Man's Handicap No Bar to 50 Year Of Happy Marriage for City Couple, Lancaster New Era, 19 June 1963
-- Earl Hable, 79, Retired PP&L Employe, Dies, Intelligencer Journal, 20 October 1970
-- Plan Rites for 2 Battle Dead, Intelligencer Journal, 6 November 1947