Newspaper coverage of Sarah Stanley’s marriage to Archibald Grimke, Ukiah City Press, May 30 1879

Although each month will bring one astrological update from Horoscope 2020, I also have abundant documents, newspaper stories, etc. involving the Grimkes, the Astleys, and the Benjamines to provide monthly archival updates about them as well. Here is one variation of a story that appeared in newspapers across the nation– still trying to determine the earliest version.

One peculiarity in Sarah’s vital records is that her death was recorded in two counties by two different doctors with different causes of death, on the same day. This gives a new puzzle to solve.

Dropsy in San Diego County according to Dr. Lewis

Chronic mitral insufficiency in Los Angeles County according to Dr. Major