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Wordless Wednesday - Getting Ready, 1942

At Camp Gordon, three buddies from Company I, of the 12th Infantry Regiment, Fourth Infantry Division (IVY) are getting ready for World War II in 1942. 52 more words

Family Names

(Almost) Wordless Wednesday - Elizabeth Doran Rafferty - Irish Beauty

One of the joys of doing genealogy is connecting with cousins. Sometimes these cousins have photographs of family to share, and I feel like I have just hit the lottery. 136 more words


The French Canadian Connection Part 2

Those Darn Dit Names!

As you begin to look for your French Canadian ancestors, before long you will come up against this odd thing called “dit” names (dite is the feminine).  480 more words