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Introduction

Introduction

         Our story is about Marshall and Amanda (Colburn) Felch. The title I’ve used to describe them in PowerPoint presentations is typically something like “Vermont Natives, Civil War Veterans, Covered Wagon Pioneers, boarding house manager...
Charles and Sarah Zimmerman (Felch)

Charles and Sarah Zimmerman (Felch)

Charles parents John and Anna were both born in the Bern Switzerland area before migrating to Tuscarawas County Ohio in the 1830’s. They probably lived in the Sugar Creek area that is known for both its Amish and Swiss heritage.  They were later married in 1848...
Georgia Pass

Georgia Pass

We accessed Georgia Pass in relation to the Marshall and Amanda Felch Story related to their access into the Breckenridge area.  We now know that Marshall worked as a freighter in the 1866-1872 time period accessing mining camps in the southern mountains including the...