(c. 1861-1863) Joseph Howell Boydston, Farmer and Confederate Soldier, Company D, 17th Texas Infantry and direct descendant of Mayflower passenger, Stephen Hopkins, died in Little Rock, Arkansas during the winter of 1863 at the age of 27
Illuminating Holiday Jars Who would have imagined that a humble canning jar could be so artistic? Wash and dry jars and layer the bottom with the greenery of your choice, and then add a handful or two of cranberries. Pour water into the jar, causing the cranberries to float to the top. Insert a floating candle.