Tag Archives: Hancock County Georgia

2019: 52 Ancestors in 52 Weeks – Week 11 (Mar. 11 – 17) Large Family

2019: 52 Ancestors in 52 Weeks – Week 11 (Mar. 11 – 17) Large Family Edgar L. McKinley and Rossie L. Sharp I have several grandparents who had a large family… so it was a toss of the coin that … Continue reading

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Family History: Slave Name Roll Project: Releasing “Slaves Names” from will of Newdigate “Newday” Owsley

Family History: Slave Name Roll Project Releasing “Slaves Names” from will of Newdigate “Newday” Owsley Quote: True A. Lewis Releasing the names of… Bob, Gellay, Nan, Cynthia, Priscilla, Bett, Bob, Gellay, Nan, & Cynthia While writing a blog post on my 52 Ancestors … Continue reading

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Family History: Slave Name Roll Project: Releasing Slaves Names from will of Jesse Connell

Black History Slave Name Roll Project
Releasing “Slaves Names” from will of
Jesse Connell
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Georgia War Memorials: Hancock 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 would like to contribute, information … Continue reading

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Conversations with Mama: You never know what she will say and more… #37

Conversations with Mama: You never know what she will say and more… #37 I call my mother almost nightly to chat, hear how her day went, and as always, enjoy her stories. Several years back, I began scribbling on paper those … Continue reading

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31 Days to Better Genealogy – Day 14

31 Days to Better Genealogy – Day 14 I’m taking Amy Crow’s challenge for 31 Days to Better Genealogy and blog Amy’s questions, with my answers; I plan to make one blog post, adding daily. Hopefully by the end of … Continue reading

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31 Days to Better Genealogy – Day 11

31 Days to Better Genealogy – Day 11: Version 2.0 31 Days to Better Genealogy – Day 11 I’m taking Amy Crow’s challenge for 31 Days to Better Genealogy and blog Amy’s questions, with my answers; I plan to make one … Continue reading

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Family Stories: I Found Great-Great Grandpa Sharp – FINALLY in the 1870 Census; Doing the Happy Dance!

Family Stories: I Found Great-Great Grandpa Sharp – FINALLY in the 1870 Census; Doing the Happy Dance! When I began research for story “Searching for Grandpa Sharp”, I was never able to find him in the 1870 Census…. Until Now! … Continue reading

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