Discoveries: Are You Living Next to a King?

You learn the most unusual things in the old newspapers in GenealogyBank's historical newspaper archives.

I came across this article the other day.

His neighbors didn't know it, but in 1904 John Boyne, a farmer in Minnesota, had the potential of becoming the next King of Serbia!


Washington Bee (Washington, D.C.), 21 May 1904, page 3

Was this claim authentic?

Was there any truth to this?

I'll leave that up to Serbian genealogists–and refer them to the complete newspaper article, which they can read here: http://bit.ly/1tyH8sg

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