Riding the Rails

Hobo Markings (and the Underground Railroad that led me there)

A recent meeting I attended included a tour of a home that was on the Underground Railroad. I have to admit I signed up for the meeting simply because I really wanted to know more about the house and the Underground Railroad. I’ve frequently wondered if my great great grandparents were a stop and with no way to find out, I’ve been curious about it. My great great grandfather Eldridge moved to Illinois to get away from slavery.

I’d like to think that my great grandparents took a stand and worked to help people…

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Athena

Athena

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Mom of three boys. Computer programmer living in the country with my husband focusing on my hobbies and youngest son. https://ko-fi.com/athenaandrew