What's New on this Korns.org history website for 2010

Korns family genealogy

1787 Veatch map of lots west of Fort Cumberland (posted December 2010)
At last, a manageable online version of the 1787 Veatch map of lots west of Fort Cumberland.
It is still a large file at 9932KB, but being grayscale rather than color, it is much more usable than the much larger Library of Congress version.
Click here to see the map. For best results, view at 100%.

The Turkey Foot Road near Michael Korns, Sr. farm (Updated December 2010)
Introduction to the new Turkey Foot Road book, with sample images

Our friend George's new song (posted December 2010)

Somerset County surveyor Mike Beeghley's Grandpa song (posted November 2010)

Additional information on the Porters and the Porter-Huff Cemetery (posted November 2010)
The Porters of Barrelville

Ruth Little Palmer, daughter of Maria Catherine Korns and Samuel Trawain Little (posted April 2010)
Ruth Little Palmer, 1906 (2559KB PDF)

Virgil Eben Korns, 1920 (posted March 2010)
Virgil Eben Korns, 1920 "Lucky Bag", US Naval Academy (3262KB)

Wellersburg Lutheran & Reformed Church Records (posted Feb. 2010)
Zion's pre-1904 church records (6750KB)

Emanuel Bosworth Korns (posted Feb. 2010)
Emanuel Bosworth Korns, Scottish Rite Certificate, 1910

A mining town between Barrelville and Wellersburg (posted Feb. 2010)
The town of Pamosa, Maryland

Korns (posted Jan. 2010)

  • Plat of Michael Korn's tract 2491

  • Index to Korns-related Allegany County MD Deeds

  • Charles Korns, son of Michael

    1810 census (posted Jan. 2010)
    1810 census sheet, Alleghany Co. District 4, including Arnold's settlement

    Jacob Korn property in Maryland (posted Jan. 2010)
    Found the location of Jacob Korn's 44-1/4 acre Millstone Hill tract.

    Mount Savage & Barrelville Maryland (posted Jan. 2010)

  • 1842 Mount Savage Iron Works Map

  • Cursive 1842 Barrelville Area Map

  • Catholic Cemetery, northeast of Mount Savage

  • "Sam Blank Stone House"

    Corriganville, Maryland (posted Jan. 2010)

  • Devil's Backbone

  • "Indian Will's" Cove