On This Date: 28 February 1883

Kathryn Elizabeth Roahrig Bradford, 102, of South Seventh Street, was the oldest resident found by the committee.

Surname Saturday: Roahrig the Immigrant

Let's Start at the Very Beginning My great-grandmother Kathryn Bradford lived 107 years, long enough to hold my baby girl in her lap for a five generation portrait. I remember childhood visits to Coshocton, Ohio,  where Grandma Katie lived with her son Carlos and his wife Betty.  She seemed incredibly old even then, at a mere … Continue reading Surname Saturday: Roahrig the Immigrant