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Becky Jamison
Worked at Christ Episcopal Church
Attended Fort Hays State University
Lives in Canon City, CO
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Seeing the resemblance in grandmothers
This is one of my favorite old family photos, showing my grandmother Amalia "Mollie" Koleber in about 1905. She's pictured with her father George and mother Catherine Elisabeth "Katie" Dietz Koleber, her oldest brother George Jr. and brother Daniel. This fa...
This is one of my favorite old family photos, showing my grandmother Amalia "Mollie" Koleber in about 1905. She's pictured with her father George and mother Catherine Elisabeth "Katie" Dietz Koleber, her oldest brother George...
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Getting Closer to the Family of my Husband's Great, Great Grandmother
One of my research "brick walls" for the 16 years I've been working on our family's history has been my husband's great, great grandmother Pleasant Horner. She was on my mind this past week so I spent most of today looking for her family online. She was mar...
One of my research "brick walls" for the 16 years I've been working on our family's history has been my husband's great, great grandmother Pleasant Horner. She was on my mind this past week so I spent most of today looking fo...
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One blog post can have an extensive reach, benefiting many!
 
Another form of Cousin Bait. Three bloggers helping each other out. This time a Blogger becoming a Resource for another blogger, +Debbie, +Becky Jamison with a little help from +DearMYRTLE 
In recent days I've read that Google may abandon their Google+ product in the near future. I have a G+ account, but seldom visit the site due to time constraints. I've followed some recent comments on Facebook (which admitted...
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Adding photos of those who immigrated
It help me to "see" relationships if I can see something graphically. So I created a chart that illustrates the people in my previous post and have just added a few more photos to it. I also learned a couple immigration dates that I added, which tell a stor...
It help me to "see" relationships if I can see something graphically. So I created a chart that illustrates the people in my previous post and have just added a few more photos to it. I also learned a couple immigration da...
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Taking another look at my Margheim Great Grandparents
Mary Katherine Winter 1859-1921 George Jacob Margheim (1856-1912) My paternal great grandparents are Mary Katherine (Winter) and George Jacob "Jake" Margheim. Each was born in Saratov, Russia and immigrated to America in December, 1886. They settled in Russ...
Mary Katherine Winter 1859-1921 George Jacob Margheim (1856-1912) My paternal great grandparents are Mary Katherine (Winter) and George Jacob "Jake" Margheim. Each was born in Saratov, Russia and i...
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Another Cousin Pops Up on Facebook
My second cousin Kate Keller has done more to advance my family history research than any other individual. Her genealogy page on FamilyTreeMaker 15 years ago was the first site I ever found that had information on MY family. I could hardly believe my eyes ...
My second cousin Kate Keller has done more to advance my family history research than any other individual. Her genealogy page on FamilyTreeMaker 15 years ago was the first site I ever found that had information on MY family...
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Sharing a headstone photo brings me closer to my ancestors
I was happy this past week to get the above message from my Facebook friend Terry Batt. We've corresponded before so he knew that my paternal grandmother's surname was Koleber. The great thing about posting information like this on Facebook is that others c...
I was happy this past week to get the above message from my Facebook friend Terry Batt. We've corresponded before so he knew that my paternal grandmother's surname was Koleber. The great thing about posting information like t...
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I'm anxious to learn more about my distant cousin, Laura Ingalls Wilder
As a Christmas present I received an Amazon gift card. It was good timing because I'd just learned of this new book edited by Pamela Smith Hill. At Amazon we read: "Hidden away since the 1930s, Laura Ingalls Wilder's never-before- published autobiography re...
As a Christmas present I received an Amazon gift card. It was good timing because I'd just learned of this new book edited by Pamela Smith Hill. At Amazon we read: "Hidden away since the 1930s, Laura Ingalls Wilder's never-be...
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Take a minute to follow that lead
In recent days I've read that Google may abandon their Google+ product in the near future. I have a G+ account, but seldom visit the site due to time constraints. I've followed some recent comments on Facebook (which admittedly contributes to my time constr...
In recent days I've read that Google may abandon their Google+ product in the near future. I have a G+ account, but seldom visit the site due to time constraints. I've followed some recent comments on Facebook (which admitted...
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Identifying more of my Grandma Margheim's Photo Collection
  When my dad began his final residence in a Care Center in 2012, it was my responsibility to clean out his house and dispose of its contents. To my great surprise I discovered a large box in the back of his office closet that was full of black and white ph...
 When my dad began his final residence in a Care Center in 2012, it was my responsibility to clean out his house and dispose of its contents. To my great surprise I discovered a large box in the back of his office closet that...
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New Records tell me about my Great, Great Grandfather
In this photo at far left is my great grandmother Catharina "Katy" Elisabeth Dietz, standing beside her father George "Daniel" Dietz and her mother Maria Elisabeth Meier. At far right is Katy's brother Ludwig Dietz. The chart below shows their descendancy t...
In this photo at far left is my great grandmother Catharina "Katy" Elisabeth Dietz, standing beside her father George "Daniel" Dietz and her mother Maria Elisabeth Meier. At far right is Katy's brother Ludwig Dietz. The chart...
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Headstone tells sad story of my cousins
Yesterday a friend of mine posted a photo of this headstone on her Facebook page  because she has a very special love for and interest in cemeteries.  When I read that it was the headstone of "Stoddard Children, 1786, Winchenden, Massachusetts" it piqued my...
Yesterday a friend of mine posted a photo of this headstone on her Facebook page because she has a very special love for and interest in cemeteries.  When I read that it was the headstone of "Stoddard Children, 1786, Winch...
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    1969
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