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Upcoming Workshop & July Sale

Please join me this Saturday (July 26th) at the Major James Kerr NSDAR Chapter Workshop in Kerrville, Texas where I will be presenting the following topics: 206 more words

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Mr. A. Smith McCann Obituary

from the Harrodsburg Newspaper, Mercer County, Kentucky

Friday, April 1, 1898

Mr. A. Smith McCann died at the Protestant Infirmary, Lexington, Monday morning.  He was a son of the late Milton McCann, of this county, and was born three miles east of this place.  192 more words

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CDV Couple Photos - 1870-1896

Photos taken in Vienna, Austria

The following photos were taken in Austria – between the years of 1870-1896.  The couples in these photos are quite handsome – some in traveling clothes and others in dress attire.  171 more words

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Russell Plot - Big Springs Cemetery

Big Springs Cemetery in Nelson County, Kentucky, is two miles east of Bloomfield on Highway 52.  It is a beautiful place, in the country, with a mixture of old and newer stones.  351 more words

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Original Marriage Bond - Spalding, Edwards

This is a copy of an original marriage bond from Washington County, Kentucky, a marriage between Richard Spalding and Tabitha Edwards, my great-great-great-grandparents. 

Know all men by these presents that we, Richard Spalding and Thomas Waller, are held and firmly bound unto his Excellency, the Governor of Kentucky, in the sum of fifty pounds current money, to the payment of which well and truly to be made to the said Governor and his successors.  89 more words

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1860/1870 Fashion Show

A lovely wedding photo – from the 1870′s – according to the bustle!  I love the layers of ruffles.  Taken by Bowman Photographer, Ottawa, Illinois, a carte-de-visite. 221 more words

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eBay Auctions - Correction

Sorry about the post earlier today reminding everyone about eBay auctions ending. That post was intended to go out on Saturday for the auctions that ended yesterday (Sunday, July 6th). 71 more words

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