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Mexico Ancestry

At Gettysburg - Part I

Five of the six Norvell  brothers in the Union  fought in the Battle of Gettysburg, July 1-3, 1863, considered to be the turning point in the Civil War. 890 more words

American History

Uncle John versus the squirrel

My mother and her siblings were the children of poor Irish immigrants. As was the case with most immigrants, they struggled to survive every day. 492 more words


My Outlaw Cousin - John Wesley Hardin -This Apple Fell Far From The Tree!

A few months ago one of my cousins and I were having a conversation about the Hughes/Hayes family history. We were discussing how we had diverse characters that made up that history. 415 more words


William Grisdale is enveloped by fire

I often write about people who have done interesting things or perhaps emigrated or fought in various wars. Some of these people might even have left numerous descendants and be the ancestors of some of us today. 1,190 more words


The Island of Tears



“. . . Give me your tired, your poor, Your huddled masses yearning to breathe free, The wretched refuse of your teeming shore. Send these, the homeless, tempest-tossed to me,  I lift my lamp beside the golden door!” 635 more words

Gaining access to public records for publication

Late yesterday I received good news from Durham Record’s Office, they have granted permission for the publication of eight photographs (all of which I requested) associated with the 6th Battalion Durham Light Infantry of which my Great Grand Uncle was a part off during World War One. 481 more words