One Quick Handwriting Transcription Challenge Every Day-for the genealogist in you
Mrs. C. HookerMartin D. H. Cole
Mr. C. HookerMaster in ? H Colee
Mr C Hooker Master in Cly/Cty McColee? Perhaps Cly/Cty is somewhere that only a local would know? It's the same here with us Scots - only a local would recognise the place name :-) Jo
Mr. C. HookerMaster in charge of codes
William C HookerMaster in charge of codes
Some guesswork with this one!!Mr C. HookerMaster in Chg ? Co. Ill.Maybe all of the middle part (Chg ? - or whatever) is an abreviation for a County in Illinois but I'm not familiar with the geography in that part of the world.
Wm C HookerMaster in Chy H Co Ill------------------W[illia]m C HookerMaster in Ch[ancer]y H[ancock] Co[unty] Ill[inois]
OMG, I seriously need to rethink my Family Search volunteer efforts... I put punctuation marks where they didn't exist; and, committed the cardinal sin of 'filling in' what "I" thought they intended to scribble out. Thanks for the much needed lesson, Michael!
This one was admittedly a little difficult. I'm trying to mix them up to have a little more variety ;-)