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Renate Sanders
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Wow. I just finished reading this lengthy, well-written essay on the history of Louisburg, the town of my ancestors; and I must say, it's left me feeling "some kind of way".  When I first began reading the article, I was grat...
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Hi, Renate, Thank you for contacting me.  After looking down the family line I see that you are correct that this is not the William from 1720 but I will check further down the line and see if a grandson may be the writer of these letters.  Since the geographic location seems to be the exact same location of the family area. It would stand to reason that the property would have been passed down and there are many William Eatons on  our family tree! lol Now to start checking birthdates! Thank you so very much!
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Here's another unidentified photograph from my collections.  This picture was found between the pages of a cookbook (just pages, no book) that my Aunt Sue tells me belonged to her Grandma Susie (Dunstan) GREEN. At first glan...
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Amanuensis Monday - I'm Sorry, Grandma
I know that the title I've chosen for this post is a strange one, especially given that I don't bear any responsibility for what happened to my grandma. But, having lived a life that hasn't been particularly easy, and because I'm realizing more and more how...
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Amanuensis Monday - My Grandmother's Poem
When we were growing up, my brother, Arthur, and I used to each teasingly "claim" one of our grandmothers as our own.  Our paternal grandmother, Anna Green Yarborough, was, "MY grandma", and our mother's mother was "his".  I'm not sure how or why this start...
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In the past year, I’ve uploaded my 23andme autosomal raw data to all Gedmatch admixture calculators, DNA Tribes and Family Tree DNA (where I have mtDNA results on file).  I sought out guidance on the accuracy of the tools tha...
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Excellent writing, Thomas; and so informative!

Thank your for sharing this!

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In honor of National Coming Out Day, genealogy educator and author Thomas MacEntee shares advice on discovering gay and lesbian ancestors in your family tree.
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The database has been updated!  Check it out!
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About a month ago, I made a commitment to updating my (Mostly) African American Funeral Programs database every Friday, however, for the past two weeks, my Friday schedule hasn't allowed for it.  In fact, the weekends have be...
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