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Family Stories: Naming Patterns – Nicknames

Family Stories Favorite Name – Naming Patterns – Nicknames In searching for popular names of 1900, it seems my husband’s family was covered in the use of names such as… John, Joseph, Frank, Mary, Fred, Margaret, Rose, Joe, Frank, Catherine, … Continue reading

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Family Stories: If I Invited You to Dinner

Family Stories If I Invited You to Dinner… Uncle Johnny (Cambino) carving the Thanksgiving turkey! While pondering a post on “inviting you to dinner“… nothing jumped out at me… until I came across a package of saved notes and scribbled … Continue reading

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2019: 52 Ancestors in 52 Weeks – Week 29 (July 15 – July 21): Challenging

2019: 52 Ancestors in 52 Weeks – Week 29 (July 15 – July 21): Challenging 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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2019: 52 Ancestors in 52 Weeks – Week 23 (June 3 – June 9): Namesake

2019: 52 Ancestors in 52 Weeks – Week 23 (June 3 – June 9): Namesake 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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2019: 52 Ancestors in 52 Weeks – Week 22 (May 27 – June 2): At The Cemetery

2019: 52 Ancestors in 52 Weeks – Week 22 (May 27 – June 2): At The Cemetery 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 … Continue reading

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2019: 52 Ancestors in 52 Weeks – Week 21 (May 20 – 26): Military

2019: 52 Ancestors in 52 Weeks – Week 21 (May 20 – 26): Military 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 days! … Continue reading

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2019: 52 Ancestors in 52 Weeks – Week 8 (Feb. 18- Feb. 24) Family Photo

2019: 52 Ancestors in 52 Weeks – Week 8 (Feb. 18- Feb. 24) Family Photo 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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31 Days to Better Genealogy – Day 15

31 Days to Better Genealogy – Day 15 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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Family Stories: Veterans Day – November 11, 2015

Veterans Day is a day we salute our Veterans and offer a “Thank You” for your service, but in all honesty – that should be Every Day! It is now a public holiday dedicated to honoring anyone who served in the … Continue reading

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MEMORIAL DAY – WHAT DOES IT MEAN TO YOU?

What does it mean – to You? Memorial Day is always celebrated on the last Monday of May – a day of remembrance of those who gave their life serving their country; originally called Decoration Day, so-called because of the … Continue reading

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