Five family trees were connected to Emma Boswell in the 1900 census. Alicia Burrie, creator of Burrie/Redman Family Tree sent the following email. "How thoughtful! Thank you so much. I have purchased many of my family photos and possessions on Ebay! I will check it out. Thanks again for your help."
We do live in a mobile society. Still remains the question whether the cards were saved by friends or family that moved to California.