Tags » Bynum

Collateral kin: Barnes & Ellis.

My uncles migrated North. My father and his sister stayed put. (Since the late 1970s, they have lived across the street from one another and, during my childhood, within a couple of blocks.) My father graduated high school in 1952, and in his class was the man my aunt would marry, Theodore Roosevelt Ellis Jr. 1,253 more words

North Carolina

Not It

Yep. You read it right. She wasn’t the one.  – If you don’t know what I’m talking about refer back to my last post.

She is a close relative, we don’t know how yet, but we know her great grandparents are kin to my mom and me.   406 more words

The Search