Mrs. means married…..or does it?
There are challenges when we view history through the lens of modern times. Take the marriage record shown here, for example, in which "Mrs." Sarah Greenleaf weds Benjamin Bradstreet.
Bradstreets and Days: From Massachusetts to Minnesota, descendants wed
Two and a half centuries later, descendants early Ipswich, Massachusetts settlers marry in Minnesota!
Cordelia Stanwood, unmarried: a hidden gem in the family tree
New genealogists often overlook the unmarried folks in their family