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Nikon D3200 Manual ISO 200, mm 55, f/5.6, ss 1/50 Nikon D3200, Manual, ISO 200, mm 90, f/5.6, 1/320
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Taken at my aunt and uncle's farm near McPherson, Kansas with my iPhone. I love the colors!
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Motivational Monday - If you're looking for family, keep a public tree!
 My great grandfather, Johan August Johannesson came to America
from Jönköping in 1869 and settled near McPherson, Kansas. He
homesteaded there and married the neighbor girl, Ida Matilda Johnsdotter (Johnson) from Kalmar. He always
told about a younger b...
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Hi Paul! Simeon Swartz is part of my husband (and children's!) family tree. They have such an interesting story and I really enjoy writing about them! I see you went to Friends. I'm also a Friends grad from several years ago.
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My second graders always surprise me! This week we read a photo essay about a girl who goes to a school for deaf students. We learned some signing and read a story about Helen Keller. It was after that story that my students ...
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Travel Tuesday - Sweden Trip
Last week I wrote about a Swedish cousin, Gunnel, who found me on Ancestry and made all of my genealogy research on that branch of the family much more real!   Once I knew I had relatives in Sweden, I had a great desire to go and meet them. Gunnel had sent ...
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Ida Matilda Johnson - 52 Ancestors
Ida Mathilda Jonsdotter was born
21 October 1865 in Brånhorvan,
Vena, Kalmar län, Sweden. She left Sweden with her family when she was 5
years old. Her family homesteaded on land northeast of McPherson, Kansas.   She grew up on the farm and when she was 16,...
Ida Mathilda Jonsdotter was born 21 October 1865 in Brånhorvan, Vena, Kalmar län, Sweden. She left Sweden with her family when she was 5 years old. Her family homesteaded on land northeast of McPherson, Kansas.   She grew up ...
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Veteran's Day Project
Here is our Veteran's Day project for this year. My students really enjoyed working on it and hearing the compliments we've received from people who stop to see it. Before starting the project, we did a little research on the meanings behind the colors on t...
Here is our Veteran's Day project for this year. My students really enjoyed working on it and hearing the compliments we've received from people who stop to see it. Before starting the project, we did a little research on the...
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One September, 15 years ago, the Monarch butterflies chose our backyard as part of their migratory path. There were thousands of butterflies in our trees and bushes.
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