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Week #7 of 52 Ancestors: Brick Wall Woman Hannah Woodman (ca. 1775-ca 1821) of Durham, NH
My lovely fan chart stops dead at 4th g-grandparents Hannah Woodman and husband William Jackson. It's quite unsightly. Hannah has been the most distant ancestor in her line on my charts since I inherited my mother's genealogical research. How Not to Researc...
My lovely fan chart stops dead at 4th g-grandparents Hannah Woodman and husband William Jackson. It's quite unsightly. Hannah has been the most distant ancestor in her line on my charts since I inherited my mother's genealogi...
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Rev. Robert Fitzgerald Meredith of Dicksgrove, Co. Kerry: #4 of 52 Ancestors
I'm finding it nearly impossible to write about some of my favorite ancestors simply because I have too much information on them for one little blog post. So just be aware, family members reading this, that there is more information! And genealogists, there...
I'm finding it nearly impossible to write about some of my favorite ancestors simply because I have too much information on them for one little blog post. So just be aware, family members reading this, that there is more info...
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How My Quiet Afternoon Devolved into Chaos, Yet Still Had a Happy Ending
When I started my blog I announced it was going to be about juggling genealogy and everyday life. So today I'll tell you a story about weight loss, aging, mental decline and frustration. I had a bunch of errands to do today: dropping things off at three fri...
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Yours, Randy, is a typical male reaction. The females all seem to feel relieve that someone is worse off than them. 
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Lucy Keyes, the Lost Child of Wachusett Mountain
A 2005 movie called The Legend of Lucy Keyes tells the story of a couple who move from the city to a new home in the country that is haunted by previous inhabitants. It references the tale of the four year old Lucy Keyes, who wandered off into the wildernes...
A 2005 movie called The Legend of Lucy Keyes tells the story of a couple who move from the city to a new home in the country that is haunted by previous inhabitants. It references the tale of the four year old Lucy Keyes, who...
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Check out the photos on Mass. Mayflower's new website!
The Mission of the Massachusetts Society of Mayflower Descendants is to gather together to honor and perpetuate the memory of our Mayflower Ancestors and the ideals of American freedoms and democracy, which have evolved from The Mayflower Compact signed by the Pilgrim Fathers when they reached Cape Cod shores in November, 1620.
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Week #5 of 52 Ancestors: Samuel Cox of Beaminster, Dorset, England
I'm working in Salt Lake City at the Family History Library for ten days. In recent years, the way we research has changed considerably, and it will continue to change. Today when I search the library catalog I'm just as likely to find the records I seek on...
I'm working in Salt Lake City at the Family History Library for ten days. In recent years, the way we research has changed considerably, and it will continue to change. Today when I search the library catalog I'm just as like...
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Emily (Churton) Churton (1847-1918): Week 4 of "52 Ancestors in 52 Weeks"
Emily Churton was the granddaughter of William Churton, daughter of William Churton, wife of William Churton, sister of William Churton, and mother of William Churton. She was born 21 November 1847 in Whitchurch, Shropshire, England, the daughter of William...
Emily Churton was the granddaughter of William Churton, daughter of William Churton, wife of William Churton, sister of William Churton, and mother of William Churton. She was born 21 November 1847 in Whitchurch, Shropshire, ...
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Week 3 of #52 Ancestors: Philip Joseph Sullivan (1911-1969)
First, let me just effuse about what a good exercise this is! By writing about an ancestor I take a critical look at what I've gathered so far. Things I may have neglected for years look completely fresh and I am inspired to search in the many databases tha...
First, let me just effuse about what a good exercise this is! By writing about an ancestor I take a critical look at what I've gathered so far. Things I may have neglected for years look completely fresh and I am inspired to ...
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Robert Robertson Kimmitt, 1871-1951, Many of Many Titles
Robert Robertson Kimmitt, O.B.E (Mil.), T.D., D.L This is my second post in the "52 Ancestors in 52 Weeks" blogger challenge. So far, so good! This week I'm switching to the Kimmitt side. I get many inquiries from Kimmitt cousins around the world and I'm af...
Robert Robertson Kimmitt, O.B.E (Mil.), T.D., D.L This is my second post in the "52 Ancestors in 52 Weeks" blogger challenge. So far, so good! This week I'm switching to the Kimmitt side. I get many inquiries from Kimmit...
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Three Negro Servants in Colonial Princeton, Massachusetts
Detail of gravestone of Flova, servant of Moses Gill, Meetinghouse Cemetery, Princeton, Massachusetts One of my favorite burial grounds is the Meetinghouse Cemetery in Princeton, Massachusetts. It is right off Route 140, but sunken down a steep embankment s...
Detail of gravestone of Flova, servant of Moses Gill, Meetinghouse Cemetery, Princeton, Massachusetts One of my favorite burial grounds is the Meetinghouse Cemetery in Princeton, Massachusetts. It is right off Route 140, but ...
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Irish Registry of Deeds Memorials Sooooo Rich in Genealogical Data
Memorial, Indented Deed of Lease, Mary Drapes to William Clarke, n. 510180, 750:245, executed 15 March 1820, recorded 27 March, 1820, Waterford City; Registry of Deeds, Dublin, Ireland (detail). On my recent research trip to Dublin with Donna Moughty I visi...
Memorial, Indented Deed of Lease, Mary Drapes to William Clarke, n. 510180, 750:245, executed 15 March 1820, recorded 27 March, 1820, Waterford City; Registry of Deeds, Dublin, Ireland (detail). On my recent research trip to ...
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