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Re: Elizabeth Stepp m. Morris Roberts
Posted by: Charlotte McMillan Date: June 18, 2001 at 10:41:54
In Reply to: Re: Elizabeth Stepp m. Morris Roberts by W. Stepp of 978

Thank you. That's very interesting. If at some point the family came from the Low Countries, they might have been involved with weaving since quite a few Flemish came over to England in that capacity(late 1400's or 1500's). However, weaving was a rather profitable trade so our ancestor may not have had that skill. I agree with you that most Americans descend from people who came out of desperation and for our forebears people with a skill or craft were pretty high class.


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