Take time to record your stories for those who come after you. The last time I was at my grandma and grandpa’s house was in 1970, the year my grandmother passed away. My grandfather later lived with my aunt’s and uncle’s and a few short years later he passed away too. I never knew what … More Going back to a place where I grew up
The year was 1957 and though it wasn’t a World War, there were still battles to be won. Which battles? The Korean War was ending, the Vietnam War was beginning, the Cold War was beginning-Sputnik was newly launched by the Russians, and the ongoing battle of love, this time one that involved a young woman … More Finding a too brief encounter
Plethora is such a fun word. Greetings from the too-long-unheard-from, humblegenealogist~ Yes, I am still here and busy searching and doing research. BTW (By The Way) : Do you know the difference between Searching and Research? This is an interesting comparison that I hadn’t thought about until a fellow historian posed the comment about doing … More A Plethora of helpful links
You have probably read one of my earlier blogs about 52 weeks of Genealogy. It is here if you want to read it again… https://humblegenealogy.com/2016/02/23/continuing-52-weeks-of-genealogy/ (The original site here: http://www.tmgenealogy.com/2014/01/52-weeks-of-genealogy-week-2-what-toys.html ) I see on Amazon.com there is a published book of 52 weeks of Genealogy … https://www.amazon.com/52-Weeks-Genealogy-Projects-Every-ebook/dp/B071K137K4 So why would I think that … More Not your normal 52 weeks of genealogy, at all
“We have just 2 hours to say, hi, take photos, eat cake and get in all the isitn and hugs.”
How can I incorporate family genealogy into this time – A Game! … More Games, Fun, and Family
Hi, I am just about to watch a show called “Finding Your Roots”. It’s about the questions and findings of famous people, not about Finding Your family history. Wait! Can we find our roots by watching it? That’s the question I gave you in the title, “Can you find your own family history by watching … More Can you find your deep family history by watching T.V. ?
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Thanks to Denis Ledoux via LinkedIn for the helpful information: https://www.linkedin.com/pulse/four-ways-organize-your-memoir-denis-ledoux Chronology 2. Subject 3.Theme 4. Chronology and Theme
This was too funy, I wonder if our local ATM will be displaying a change in their language for the day? Don’t know if this is real or not, but what a surprise it would be! https://twitter.com/hashtag/TalkLikeAPirateDay?src=tren&data_id=tweet%3A910089735451893760 Thanks to AdrianAshton2 for the photo https://twitter.com/AdrianAshton2
With all the wildfires and forest fires going on this August and September of 2017, many people are displaced from their homes, praying and wondering if they will have a home to go to when the fires have either burnt out on their own, or have been put out by the many firefighters and volunteers … More What would you take?