It was recently reported that Judy Wallman, a professional genealogy researcher in Southern California, discovered that Harry Reid’s great-great uncle, Remus Reid, was hanged for horse stealing and train robbery in Montana in 1889. Both Judy and Harry Reid were to have shared this common ancestor.
Look closely at the website (fourwinds10.com), and you’ll note that much of what’s posted can’t be true… The fact that the entire article, complete with photos, is a spoof was pointed out by Ken Robertson, the Tri-City Herald Executive Editor. Just another example that if it’s on the Internet, it’s not necessary true. Good for a few laughs maybe, but not true.