Burn Bridle Press – Bucks County History

Orthography

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On Saturday I burned my eyes out on Solebury’s microfiche tax records from the late 1820’s. I kept running across this name I couldn’t identify in the elaborate script of the era. Was it some weird shorthand for Jeffrey or Joseph? I felt like a total idiot when I realized it was my own name, written with a long S.

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Written by Moses Doan

March 28, 2011 at 5:58 am

Posted in Solebury

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