Tag Archives: Mecklenburg County N.C.

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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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 region … Continue reading

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Road Trip: Steele Creek Church – Charlotte, Mecklenburg County, N.C.

Steele Creek Church: Charlotte, Mecklenburg County, N.C. Road Trip: October 15, 2016 Steele Creek Church is one of the first seven churches established in Mecklenburg Co., North Carolina by the Scotch-Irish settlers and where my McKinley ancestors worshipped and buried. … Continue reading

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Day 1: 2016 Vacation – Genealogy Road Trip

Vacation – Genealogy Road Trip Day 1 – October 14, 2016 Friday Day 1:    No trip to visit mom in my home state of Georgia is without a hint of genealogy, but this trip was just a few pinches … Continue reading

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