Tag Archives: McKinley

2021: K – April A to Z: Mama in Photos… Keepsake Photos

2021: K – April A to Z: Mama in Photos… I’m back for my sixth year (2021)… can you believe it… of participating in the yearly April A to Z challenge… and I’ve had quite a time in deciding on my … Continue reading

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Family Stories: Blackberry Winter… and more

In thumbing through an older magazine, I turned the page… and an article entitled “Blackberry Winter” caught my eye… it made me laugh as it brought back many memories of all the conversations I’ve had with mama on the topic … Continue reading

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Family Stories: Good Samaritan Cleans McKinley Gravestones

Good Samaritan Cleans McKinley Gravestones at Steele Creek Cemetery Steele Creek Cemetery and Steele Creek Church is located at 7407 Steele Creek Rd, Charlotte, North Carolina; it was founded in 1760. Surnames buried there connected into my family lines of … Continue reading

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2019: 52 Ancestors in 52 Weeks – Week 43 (Oct. 21 – Oct. 27): Transportation

2019: 52 Ancestors in 52 Weeks – Week 43 (Oct. 21 – Oct. 27): Transportation 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 38 (Sept. 16 – 22): Cousins

2019: 52 Ancestors in 52 Weeks – Week 38 (Sept. 16 – 22): Cousins 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 32 (Aug 5 – Aug 11): Sister

2019: 52 Ancestors in 52 Weeks – Week 32 (Aug 5 – Aug 11): Sister 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 18 (April 29 – May 5) Road Trip

2019: 52 Ancestors in 52 Weeks: Week 18 (April 29 – May 5) Road Trip 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 15 (April 8 – 14) DNA

2019: 52 Ancestors in 52 Weeks Week 15 (April 8 – 14) DNA 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! As … Continue reading

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2019: 52 Ancestors in 52 Weeks – Week 12 (March 18 – 24) 12… Twelve Things I Discovered while Researching My FAMILY

2019: 52 Ancestors in 52 Weeks – Week 12 (March 18 – 24) No. 12 “Twelve” Things I Discovered while Researching My Family I “first” joined Amy Johnson Crow’s 52 Ancestors in 52 Weeks on its “first” year in 2014… and what a whirlwind year that … Continue reading

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