What is the New England Emigrant Aid Company?

1st Chartered July 27, 1854 Samuel Clarke Pomeroy, who owned the Sallie House land as of April 17, 1857, wrote from Southampton, Massachusetts, indicating his desire to go to Kansas to explore business possibilities and to keep slavery from gaining a foothold in the territory. Pomeroy, who likely was writing…

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John James Ingalls, 1833-1900

  Materials relating to John James Ingalls The Sallie house is located in the Ingalls subdivision on the easternmost side of the city of Atchison, bordering the state of Missouri and along the riverbanks of the Missouri River. Lawyer, orator, author, and politician, John J. Ingalls was born at Middletown, Essex…

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Samuel Clarke Pomeroy, 1816-1891

  Born at Southampton, Massachusetts, on January 3, 1816, Samuel C. Pomeroy attended Amherst College (1836-38) and held several local offices in Southampton before serving in the Massachusetts House of Representatives, 1852-53. He became active in the antislavery movement and, after the enactment of the Kansas-Nebraska bill, served as general…

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Ancestry of Samuel Clarke Pomeroy

      Samuel Clarke Pomeroy   Born Jan. 3 1816 in Hampshire Co., Southampton Mass. Died Aug. 27, 1891 in Whitinsville Co. Mass.  *Notes for Samuel Pomeroy – He attended Amherst College Mass. from 1836-1838. He then went to New York State and taught school. Then he returned to Southampton Mass.…

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The Pickmans Moved into the Sallie House 12-31-92

Moving In December 31st of 1992   Tony and Debra were s a young couple who had recently been married and was expecting their first child in June 1993. In their search for a home to start their family, the Pickmans moved into the quaint little house located at 933 North 2nd…

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1st Psychic in the Sallie House Part 2

Barbara Connor’s Visit Part Two   After going up to the nursery where Barbara determine there was one corner of the room that Sallie spent a lot of time, we decided we would put a box there with items that she could call her own. At this time, I told…

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A List of Specific Experiences; Pickmans Living in the house

So many Experiences   There have been so many experiences that the Tony and I had in the house. People sometimes find it difficult to easily locate the exact information they are looking for. Whether it is information that may relate to another investigation, something to correlate to an experience someone has had or simply…

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The State of the Sallie House Forum

This website is no longer supporting a forum due to its low activity as seen in the last several years.   Thank you for stopping in and sorry, but there is no longer a forum to participate in. Instead we have opened up comments on virtually every page of the website.…

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Article Submission to the Sallie House Website

  So you are wondering if you can send a submission to the Sallie House; information on your experience(s) with the Sallie House. Did your visit change your mind about the place? Did you get an amazing photo or EVP? Did you travel a long distance and find what you…

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Pickmans First Radio Show of 2016

NEWS FLASH as posted by Karissa Fleck on Facebook The Paranormal Panel Radio Show   Tonight is going to be awesome! One of my FAVORITE stories of a haunting. Phil Summers Ross Raposo Tony Pickman Debra Pickman You don’t want to miss this tonight !!! Listening link www.paranormalking.com mobile/tablet www.mixlr.com/paranormal-king…

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Pickman’s Last Interview in 2015

  Unfortunately Exploring the Unknown just cancelled this interview Effective 12-16-15 Join us for the last Radio show of 2015 9 pm CST on New Years Eve Eve the 30th Sorry the graphics aren’t easier to read. Click the link below and join us not only to listen to the show…

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After Barbara’s Visit

Significant Activity and Unusual Photos   After Barbara’s visit we attempted to go about life as best as we could in a normal fashion. There were many weeks when there seemed to be no activity at all in the house which left us wondering if what we perceived happening was…

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