Thursday Aug 16
Frederick Douglas Books at Archive.org Spokavriel
FreePac Bootcamp Rosie
Friday Aug 17
(I swear, I’m just going to make this a sticky video at the top of the page…)
Biden: “The Viillaagezzz” Mike
Best Of SJTF!!
Last week’s SJTF Fact was on the death and funeral of SJT-
today’s fact is on Tilden’s birth and family history.
SJT was born in New Lebanon New York in 1814 but,
the American roots of the Tilden family go back to the
early settlement days of Massachusetts Bay Colony
and the British roots of the Tilden (or Tylden) family go
all the way back to the 12th Century during the reign of Henry II.
The first American Tilden, Nathaniel Tilden
(along with his wife, kids, and servants), arrived at the
Massachusetts Bay Colony in 1634 and quickly became
an important figure in the community.
The Tildens had connections to the Plymouth Pilgrims as
well. Nathaniel’s brother, Joseph, was an outfitter for the
Mayflower and his son, Stephen married the daughter of
Richard Warren, who was a passenger on the mayflower