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Rethinking "Poverty"

This past Saturday I had the unique and exciting opportunity to visit a Haitian Batey with the Mariposa Foundation. A Batey is a small community of sugar workers. 1,322 more words

On Batey 50: before and after but still not done

Did you know that ROW’s Founder, Ben Mathes, and Executive Director, Mike Reinsel, were in the Dominican Republic last weekend? The trip was a short one but worthwhile. 354 more words

Rivers Of The World

The royal ancestry of Captain William Batey

Genealogy is a kind of a personal treasure hunt – and in my ancestor, Captain William Batey, I struck gold. Below is a record of thirty generations of his ancestry (I have much more in my files). 59,573 more words


Captain William Batey, 1760-1836

The following family history was originally written by my mother, Annette Batey Pittard on November 1, 1999, and updated by myself in 2014. Captain William Batey is the progenitor of the Batey family of Rutherford County, Tennessee with countless descendants living here today. 1,636 more words