When reading about your ancestor in the newspaper, make sure that you are reading the entire article.

In the example below, the news concerning Clyde Chapman begins in column 5, and continues into column 6. In the same manner, the news concerning Miss Eva M. Wilcox begins in column 6, and continues into column 7.












Madison County (New York) Leader and Observer, 3 July 1919, p. 5, cols. 4-5; digital images, FultonHistory.com (http://www.fultonhistory.com : accessed 2 November 2017).