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2019: 52 Ancestors in 52 Weeks – Week 48 (Nov. 25 – Nov. 31): THIEF

2019: 52 Ancestors in 52 Weeks – Week 48 (Nov. 25 – Nov. 31): THIEF I “first” joined Amy Johnson Crow’s 52 Ancestors in 52 Weeks on its “first” year in 2014… and what a whirlwind year that was… writing, … Continue reading

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2019: 52 Ancestors in 52 Weeks – Week 45 (Nov. 4 – Nov. 10): Rich Man

2019: 52 Ancestors in 52 Weeks – Week 45 (Nov. 4 – Nov. 10): Rich Man I “first” joined Amy Johnson Crow’s 52 Ancestors in 52 Weeks on its “first” year in 2014… and what a whirlwind year that was… … Continue reading

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2019: 52 Ancestors in 52 Weeks – Week 41 (Oct. 7 – Oct. 13): Context

2019: 52 Ancestors in 52 Weeks – Week 41 (Oct. 7 – Oct. 13): Context I “first” joined Amy Johnson Crow’s 52 Ancestors in 52 Weeks on its “first” year in 2014… and what a whirlwind year that was… writing, editing and researching daily for 365 … Continue reading

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Family Stories: Remembering the Families on Smoak Avenue

Family Stories Remembering the Families on Smoak Avenue I moved to 1321 Smoak Avenue in Perry, Georgia with my parents when I was five years old… about 1957. We moved from Union Point, GA… when I had lived for the … Continue reading

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Conversations with Mama: You never know what she will say and more… #49

Conversations with Mama: You never know what she will say and more… #49 My grandmother, Ola Askew McKinley holding mama’s brother Leroy! July 29, 2018: I called… “whatcha doing?” “I’m just laying in the bed watching TV. Boo’s in the … Continue reading

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Family Stories: 1940’s Stroll with Mama

Family Stories 1940’s Stroll with Mama If you enjoyed my first stroll, Family Stories: 1930 Stroll… Mama was born , I hope you’ll enjoy strolling again with me through the 40’s. There is so many family tidbits of family history that can’t necessarily … Continue reading

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Family Stories: Remembering Unusual Food Combinations Eaten

Family Stories Remembering Unusual Food Combinations Eaten! I’m still not sure what sparked this remembrance of food combinations, but the more I thought… the more I remembered family members having their unusual favorite foods… whether appetizing to all or not! … Continue reading

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Family Stories: Dreams…What Do They Mean

Family Stories Dreams…What Do They Mean? I woke from a dream this morning as I had my hands on a package of older photos enclosed in a see through case… then poof… the dream ended. I was just pulling out … Continue reading

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Family Stories: Playing the Game – Scrabble

Family Stories Playing the Game… Scrabble Playing games was not something I grew up doing, but in my husband’s family… they were big game-board players… all types of games… Monopoly, Scrabble, and many Card Games; I learned to enjoy board … Continue reading

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Family Stories: Gather Those Stories

Family Stories Gather Those Stories…. plus more I don’t live near my mother, so for many, many years I’ve called her daily… listening to her daily activities and in between, often hearing bits and pieces of stories. My mom is … Continue reading

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