…he was hired as a merchant seaman by the Southern Transportation Company, out of Philadelphia. He then traveled extensively on an ore barge up and down the eastern seaboard.
In keeping with the genealogy bloggers theme, today I will share a treasured item I have in my possession. It is a picture of my Bohemian great-great grandparents, Frantisek “Frank” Caraciold & Rosalie Bednářová Tomášek. I will also tell you a bit about them.