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McDaniel Branch (Millie's mother's family) of the Family Tree

Thanks to my brother Paul Cartwright for providing genealogy information about the McDaniel Line of the Cartwright Family Tree

Millie Starr Cartwright (1905-1976)

William R. “Bill” Starr (1883-1954) married… 123 more words

Millie Starr Cartwright

5. Isaac Linton, Revolutionary Fraud?

For many years the only information we had about my ancestor Isaac Linton’s background was a preposterous family legend, related in a great-grandson’s letter in 1933: 1,834 more words


The Grandchildren of John and Jeanette Nusbaum: First Cousins, Four Times Removed

When I last wrote about the direct descendants of my three-times great-grandparents, John and Jeanette (Dreyfuss) Nusbaum, I left off saying that I would return to their surviving grandchildren in a later post.  1,135 more words


Friday-Family History and My Story: Goodwin continued

Happy Friday, it’s become my new genealogy work day. I used to do it all on Sunday, but now I’m doing more research on Friday. Because my maiden name is Goodwin, I thought I would give a little of the roots. 408 more words


It Could Have Been Much Worse

I often wonder why more documents and photographs aren’t passed down in families. After I received that beautiful scrapbook that belonged to the Culver sisters (you can read about it  644 more words


When your family's roots start digging in

Well, that was a surprise.

So I went online tonight on a whim to see what all has happened in the world of online genealogy since I took my last serious look (several years ago). 172 more words


I found them on Facebook

My grandfather, Bryan Murry “Shorty” Lane, was born January 19, 1915 in Del Rio, Texas. Grandpa Lane never talked much about his family. He was born under circumstances which people of his generation were not eager to discuss. 561 more words