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Fran Ellsworth
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Wonderfully done. #genealogy   #familystories  
It wasn’t until my grandfather was aged 88 that I was able to tell him more about the father and half-brother that he never knew. And the events in the life of my great-grandfather at the turn of the century make very sad but...
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Can you give the gift of love and volunteer to index these records in record time? #genealogy   #familysearchindexing   #love  #WorldWidegenealogy
Today in celebration of the Juneteenth, there was a special news event announcing the Freedmen's Bureau Project. Juneteenth is the oldest known celebration commemorating the ending of slavery in the United States.  Specifical...
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The fun of cleaning up our old trees. #genealogy  
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Fascinating.  Great visuals too. #genealogy   #history  
Local history features in my post of this month.  As Britain wakes up to the results of yesterday's  General Election, it seemed appropriate to look back to 1908 and  a visit  by Liberal Prime Minister Herbert Asquith to the ...
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Paint a picture of them.
This week at the Family History Center, I was visiting with a man who was saying he had 24 years of letters his mother had written his wife and his father's journals.  He said he had gleaned some interesting things from them ...
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Take the helps where you can find them. 
Since it is March and I am posting close to St. Patrick’s Day, I will talk about the search for my Irish family ancestry. My mother's father and grandmother had died by the time my mother was two months old.  Her mom, a moth...
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Excellent thoughts. #genealogy   #software  
I started using a package in 2013 and it was really exciting, just putting in a few facts and having a tree grow on the screen in front of my eyes, five generations ranging from my son to my great-grandmother in a matter of m...
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Making them come to life. #genealogy #writingtheirstories 
This week at the Family History Center, I was visiting with a man who was saying he had 24 years of letters his mother had written his wife and his father's journals.  He said he had gleaned some interesting things from them ...
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Good reminders
Why we should all be concerned about preservation? Yesterday (Tuesday 10th February) there was a fatal road traffic collision on the road that I use everyday to get to and from my place of work. Although, I was not an eyewit...
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Oklahoma
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I work with a FamilySearch Chief Genealogical Officer's office. Long term genealogy researcher. 
I have found life is what we make of it. I love serving others. I am on a quest to become better each day, updating my skills, and striving to meet professional standards, as well as helping others.  
My family blog, and genealogy blog are a point of focus to help family and friends know of progress and what I am doing.  
Hobbies are sewing and gardening. 
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6 children and 23 beautiful grandchildren.
Education
  • ProGen
    genealogy, 2010 - 2012
  • Dominican College
    nursing, 1969 - 1973
  • Texas Tech University
    Horticulture, 2006 - 2008
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The store only honors appointments. If you are traveling find a different store even a Wal Mart who will see you instead of waiting until the store is closed to take care of your tire. I sat in the store for 2 hours and 30 min. When asked why they were taking so long and why I was the only one left in the store the young man said we honor all our appointments first. Then I found out if you are in the area they go on their apps and say I am coming in and they are automatically given an appointment even if someone else has walked in that is traveling and given preference over them. Totally not the place to go if you are traveling.
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reviewed 6 months ago
Based on my several maintenance visits... I bought my Elantra 2011 here in Feb. 2012. The sales staff was courteous and helpful right through the time I drove it off the lot. My scheduled maintenance visits have always been exceptionally well handled. They have been quick, courteous, and kept my car in shape for my road trips. Thanks.
Public - a year ago
reviewed a year ago
Dr Little was very professional, but personable too. He was interested in my family as people not just as patients. His expertise is readily apparent. He uses the best methods for diagnosing treatment plans and will work with you if it is costly. His emphasis is on prevention, but uses the best techniques for repair. I am very glad to have found him for our family treatment.
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The employees are helpful and hard working. The out buildings, a blacksmith shop, log home, and storage of the Pawnee Bill Wild West Show were clean and authentic. The museum and tour was informative and interesting. My grandchildren love going there.
Appeal: ExcellentFacilities: ExcellentService: Excellent
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