Author Archives: Michael Broschinsky
My great-great-grandfather was Leopold Broschinsky. Leopold was born in Germany in 1852, joined the LDS Church in Berlin sometime in the 1880s, and emigrated from there to Utah shortly after.
Well, it’s been a long time since I last posted. Life gets so busy and I am not one of the most organized people in the world.
Those of you who came to the family reunion saw me spend most of my time in the corner with my wife’s laptop and scanner. I was trying to scan as many pictures as possible out of the mountain of … Continue reading
Ok. I have entered all the front matter (exclusive of the coat of arms), all of chapter 1 (Sidney Algernon Knowlton and his two wives), and four sections of chapter 2: Ruhamah Burnham Knowlton, Martha Jane Knowlton, and Benjamin Franklin … Continue reading
Continuing my work on the book. I have started on the front matter now (frontispiece, introduction, etc.). Things are progressing. The HTML version of the book may be seen here: http://mikebro.freeshell.org/fam-hist/utahknowltons/. A PDF copy is attached to this post.
I have posted an HTML version of what I have completed so far of The Utah Knowltons at this address: http://mikebro.freeshell.org/fam-hist/utahknowltons/. The book is still in a very rough state, but work is progressing.
Well, the year end and holidays and life and everything slowed me down a bit, but I’m back on task with the book.
An earlier project of mine was transcribing the handwritten journal of Benjamin Franklin Knowlton. I have a photocopy; the original is in the archives at the Historical Department of the LDS Church. This is version 1.0 of the transcription. There … Continue reading
As I promised, here’s an initial look at what I have done so far. Comments are always welcome!