March 23, 2011 at 1:30 pm in Pine Journal
It all started with a letter to the Pine Journal.
“Since 1995 I have searched for information about my mother’s uncle who went to America in 1911 from Finland,” Marja-Liisa Niinimaki wrote from her home in Kemi, Finland. “At last he was found in the register of the burials and deaths of Minnesota by my husband. Now I would be very grateful if you could help me by writing about my search in your newspaper.” Continue Reading