MILITARY MONDAY–Killed in Action–A Tribute to George Briggs Fitzcharles ...
George Briggs Fitzcharles is my 1st cousin twice removed. That makes him a nephew to my great grandmother, Elizabeth “Bessie” Fitzcharles. F
AMANUENSIS MONDAY–Eberhard Martin– died 1784 - Last Will & Testament
What does Amanuensis mean anyway? To put it simply, it means a “person employed to write what another dictates or copy what has been written
TUESDAY’S TIP–How to Determine Which War Your Ancestor May Have Particip...
Military records can be one of the best resources we find for our ancestors. Whether it’s a draft registration, a pension file or a service
MYSTERY MONDAY–Who’s Your Daddy? Brick Wall Post #6–Lany Cooper Thorp 18...
Lany Cooper is my paternal 3rd great grandmother. I have not been able to find more than a minimal amount of information on her family (mean
WEDDING WEDNESDAY–Rev. George Hall & Almira Rosette married March 11...
Rev. George Hall & Almira Rosette Married 11 March 1834 in Essex County, New Jersey (CLICK ON ANY IMAGE TO ENLARGE IT) THEIR MARRIAGE APPEAR
FAMILY RECIPE FRIDAY–Fried cauliflower from my Grandma Florence
My grandmother, Florence BOWDEN MILNE left us a spiral bound notebook, which I refer to has her journal. The entire notebook is written in h
TUESDAY’S TIP–Street Guide included in City Directories –Have you used t...
If you read my recent post about William H. Thorpe, you know that I used the Detroit City Directories extensively. It’s certainly not my fir
All Of My Ancestors Have Been Found! ~ Lineagekeeper's Genealogy Blog
How many time shave you heard this or a similar comment from folks? "All of 1c2 my ancestors have been found." "Aunt Julia or Uncle Tim have
TOMBSTONE TUESDAY–Triplet daughters of Elijah & Rebecca Frampton
Photo used with permission of Nancy Ann Mull Buchanan What is more tragic than the death of a child? In this case it was the death of triple
HAPPY FATHER'S DAY - What work did your Dad do to support your family?
1913 Circa 1930 1954-Lake Huron, Michigan-My Dad, my brother, Norm and my grandma Marie Gould May 1965 - Pompano Bch, Fla the morning we lef
WORKDAY WEDNESDAY–What kind of work did your ancestors do?
I thought it would be fun to create a list of occupations from my Legacy database. What kinds of various occupations did my ancestors engage
HONORING THOSE WITH MILITARY SERVICE IN OUR FAMILY
Revolutionary War Civil War World War I World War II Viet Nam This is the day we honor those who have served in our military through the yea
TWENTY FIVE YEARS AGO TODAY–Meet Mr. & Mrs. Ron Hall
MAY 12, 1990 Our Wedding Invitation When we met – at work in 1988 (however, we had previously known one another in 10th grade at Crawford Hi