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They Hailed From Donegal

The Sweeney’s

James Baxter Sweeney is my 2nd great grandfather; and from the limited information I have on him it would seem he was born about 1834 in Letterkenny, Co. 363 more words

Family History

Sorry for the long break

Sorry about the lack of posts. Ive been busy and blogging haven’t been a priority. Expect new blog posts soon.


9140 - Sergeant Alexander Murdock

2nd Bn Highland Light Infantry

Alexander, known as Alex; is my 1st cousin 3x removed.  His father, Alexander; and my 2nd great grandfather, William; were siblings.  575 more words

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Robert Berry – Where Is He?

The One Who Doesn’t Want To Be Found” … My Brick Wall!

Once again I am returning to Robert Berry who is my 2nd great grandfather… he’s the one who doesn’t want to be found; or maybe he does and I’m just not looking in the right places! 660 more words

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Spirituality - YOUR Journey

Usually I would rather avoid talking about my spirituality. You know, religion, politics… but when three people in one day decide to minister to you – making you wonder if they think that you are a heathen – I think that it’s time to broach the subject. 975 more words

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Theresa Scott – A Sad Life

Theresa is my 2nd great aunt; she is one of eleven children born to Richard Scott and Ann Jane Tinsley.  The Scott families were well respected farmers in Stoneyford, Co. 727 more words

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Pett Level, England

The house in the upper right is the house that one of my distant aunts lives in. Pett Level, England.