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Re: Adam and Agatha Ridolf, New Haven CT
Posted by: Darcy Ball (ID *****2734) Date: August 17, 2002 at 12:44:55
In Reply to: Adam and Agatha Ridolf, New Haven CT by Darcy Ball of 2

I have found Agatha & Adam in the 1900 census with the last name spelled "Ridolph". I think this was because they could not read or write English (per the census), so the census taker spelled it the way he wanted. The family has always spelled it "Ridolf" as far as I know. Darcy


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