Author: John Neff

  • Lucia Simpson a Great Lakes Schooner

  • Old Post Card Slideshow

    In going though old collections of photos I discovered an album of several hundred old postcards. The ones shown in the slideshow were all printed in Germany because they had developed the color printing process. I selected the cards for the gallery that were collected before 1900 by my great grandfather Captain Sam Neff all…

  • Revheim Slideshow

    Mobridge SD Revheim Park Sign Anne Janet & Cynthia Rowett. Janet is the granddaughter of Mons Revheimr John David Johnson and his wife during a visit to the Revheim Bay Recreaction Area the original homestead in Mobridge SD Headstones are Mons on the left, Anton (Tony) center and Anna on the right Anton never married…

  • Johnson Slideshow


  • Neff Slideshow


  • Lucy Neff Kittrick Memorial Video

    The video was provided by my Niece Carol Kittrick as a memorial for her mother who died in Feb of 2012 a few days after her 90th birthday.

  • Information for those interested in genealogy

    The first record about my ancestor William Neff was in Newbury, MA in 1658. He was English not Swiss and his date of birth was between 1639 and 1642. It has been conjectured that he was a refugee from the British Civil Wars.  However, they occurred between 1642 and 1651 when he was a young…