Tag Archives: Bryan

Family Stories: True or False

Family Stories: True or False It’s the family stories that often draws me in… sometimes you can only read so much of pedigrees and census counts. The family stories passed down through generations build the character of the family, but … Continue reading

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Family Photos: 1962 – The Bryan Family Reunion and more

Family Photos Family photos are a treasure… and they tell a story if you just look hard enough. This was a recent photo I discovered again… long forgotten. In studying it, what caught my eye was that both my parents … Continue reading

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Georgia War Memorials: Wilkes County

Georgia War Memorials: Wilkes County I yearly contribute to the Honor Roll Project of  Heather Wilkinson Rojo – the purpose is to photograph and transcribe Veteran names for family research. Heather’s Honor Roll page can be found at Honor Roll Project. If you … Continue reading

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DNA: Like Mother Like Daughter: DNA – COMPARISON

Finally I Received Mama’s DNA Today January 23, 2017 Now to Compare….   While mama has more European West DNA – 51% to my 48%, my Irish roots are higher than hers at 35% to her 25 %. The one … Continue reading

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DNA: and Now There Are 30 DNA Circles

DNA: and Now There Are 30 DNA Circles In as much as I have many DNA Circles showing on my McKinley side, I am not showing my grandparents, Edgar & Ola (Askew) McKinley, or any of my Askew ancestry. Are … Continue reading

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DNA: 28 DNA Circles

DNA: 28 DNA Circles The DNA page on Ancestry has a new look! In my last post DNA: 20 DNA Circles, I had 20 DNA circles. I first started with 12, then 16, then 18, then 19 and 20 and now I’m … Continue reading

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National Grandparents Day: Sept. 11, 2016

National Grandparents Day: Sept. 11, 2016 I have no grandparents to visit on “Grandparents Day,” but I’ll always remember them… and if they were alive today…. boy would I have questions! I know more about my mother’s parents than my … Continue reading

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DNA: 20 DNA Circles

DNA: 20 DNA Circles In my last post DNA: 18 DNA Circles, I had 18 DNA circles. I first started off with 12, then 16, then 18, then 19 and now I’m at the count of 20. I have lost one along the … Continue reading

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DNA: 18 DNA Circles

In my last post – DNA: Finally More DNA Circles – Before & Now – I had 16 DNA circles. Within a week of the post, one DNA circle went poof, and I was left with 15; I lost James Gooch. … Continue reading

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DNA: Finally More DNA Circles – Before & Now

DNA: Finally More DNA Circles Before and Now YooHoo, after only one week of uploading my Gedcom to Ancestry, I went from 3 potential new ancestors or relatives who are not in my family tree at present to 4. 2 … Continue reading

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