Sometimes, it’s worth investigating seemingly unrelated people in your family history search. This post explains how following an “unrelated” trail, with the help of LDS records and archived journals, led me to more answers than I ever thought possible!
A biographical sketch of the life of Margaret J. Harrington (nee Sullivan). She was born in 1867 in Ireland, and died in 1923 in Teller County, Colorado. She was the wife of John Harrington; mother of Hannah May (Harrington) Wanamaker, Anna Frances (Harrington) Sailors, and John Michael Harrington; and owner-operator of a boarding house for miners in Goldfield, CO.