Shenandoah Junction

 Family History stop #3 – Shenandoah Junction Our trip following Jeff’s ancestors has taken us from Lancaster Pennsylvania to Shenandoah Junction in the northern Shenandoah Valley, West Virginia. Map of Shenandoah Junction Fits and Starts Jeff’s 5th Great Grandfather Melchor Engle purchased two tracts of land from Lord Fairfax, along Elk Branch.  We initially thought

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Harpers Ferry

Harpers Ferry West Virginia We are surprised how close Harpers Ferry and even Washington DC is to where Melchor Engle took his family when he moved from Lancaster Pennsylvania to the Shenandoah Valley. Map Of Shenandoah Junction & Harpers Ferry relationship Almost the entire town of Harpers Ferry is part of the Harpers Ferry National

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