Cousins Retrace Ancestors’ Trek To Canada

By Natalie Kennedy, Wellsboro Gazette

map of journeyBetween 1800 – 1825, thousands of Mennonites made their way from Pennsylvania to Canada by wagon, horseback, and on foot.

Two Canadian women are retracing their ancestors’ 500 mile trek this summer.

Christine Brubaker, 47, and Erin Brubacher, 35, both of Toronto, arrived in Arnot on July 20, spent two nights in Wellsboro…  Click on the image below to read more.  Our thanks to the Wellsboro Gazette.

See more about the first Brubachers in Canada here.

Courtesy Wellsboro Gazette, July 22, 2015

Courtesy Wellsboro Gazette, July 22, 2015