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GENEALOGY WORD OF THE DAY 11/13

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Epitaph: An inscription on or at a tomb or grave in memory of the one buried there. (Definition from genealogy-quest.com)

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BlackProGen LIVE! Ep 37: People of Color in the Northeast: CT, MA, and NH

 

Did you miss BlackProGen LIVE! Ep 37? Well it is…

 

“Learn tips, tricks, resources, and more for genealogy research in Connecticut, Massachusetts, New Hampshire. Special guest: Melissa Barker, The Archives Lady.”

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GENEALOGY WORD OF THE DAY 11/1

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Pedigree: A person’s ancestry, lineage, family tree.(Definition from genealogy.com)

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GENEALOGY WORD OF THE DAY 10/30

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Range: A row or column of townships lying east or west of the principal meridian and numbered successively to the east and to the west from the principal meridian. (Definition from familytreemagazine.com)

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FLASHBACK FRIDAY!

Flashback Friday! Check out my two videos from my research trip to Monroe County, AL

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WHO DO YOU THINK YOU ARE?

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The ninth season of Who Do You Think You Are?  premieres this Sunday, March 5th on TLC. This season’ s celebrities include Smokey Robinson,  Courteney Cox, John Stamos, Liv Tyler, Jessica Biel, Julie Bowen, Jennifer Grey and Noah Wyle.

 

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Friday’s Faces From The Past:My Grandparents

This is Artensie Wesley born 27 Oct 1917 and Jessie Cox born 25 Oct 1919 and they were my grandparents and since they recently had birthdays I thought it was only right to have them as my Friday’s Faces From The Past. May the both rest in peace.

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Family History Month!

What are you doing to celebrate Family History Month? I’m going to on a research trip…

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Family History

I went to the Burgess, Locke, McCants family reunion this past weekend and was blessed with a gem from my cousin Melvina (the family historian). She gave me a copy of the family reunion book from their first family reunion in 1988. Not only does the book connect the dots on how the families are related but there is also a section with favorite sayings, bible verses and songs from some of my ancestors listed in the book.

When you have family reunions is there a family book or program to tell you family’s history?

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My Passion

“We need to haunt the house of history and listen anew to the ancestors wisdom.” –

Maya Angelou 

Like many of you, genealogy is my passion. I can not explain how glad I am I stumbled onto it, I can only hope my ancestors are happy with the work that I am doing.

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