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German Christmas Traditions In United States Today

Christmas in Germany is step in traditions that have stepped into many traditions found in the United States today and other countries.  Some of these traditions are still practiced today in the United States, advent calendars, Christmas trees, gingerbread houses, Saint Nichols, giving gifts to children.  550 more words

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Creating a Special Gift with a Family Tree

I don’t know about you, but I’m very interested in learning more about where I came from. What countries were my ancestors from? What did they do? 656 more words


Frayed Threads in a Holy Tapestry Part IV: A Poor Girl Rich in Faith

I’m in a quiet season right now—which is totally at odds with releasing my children’s books—but that’s where God has me. It’s the quiet before a big change – kind of like the quiet before my children were born. 1,100 more words


Happy Holidays: Say, do you know..........?

Do you know how your parents met? Do you know the towns your grandparents were born in…have you looked them up on a map? Where did your great grandparents grow up and can you draw out our family heritage? 59 more words


1888 Atti di Stato Civile - Nocciano



Nocciano #1 Filed 1 Gennaio 1888
Name: Vincenzo Savini
Birth: 28 Dicembre 1887, alle ore anti meridiane due… 5,085 more words

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O Christmas Tree

The very last decoration in our home to go up every year for the holidays is the Christmas tree.  We have a 10 footer that I bought 20 years ago and it is still as beautiful today as it was the day I bought it.   589 more words


De Clare Family Tree (1035 - 1406)

The De Clare family were Norman Lords,
Descended from a companion of William the Conqueror.

Present at the Battle of Hastings,
Married into Royalty,
Ancestors of millions of people alive today. 126 more words