My great grandmother Mary Dean Redfield Norvell’s family came from New England whereas her husband Colonel Freeman Norvell’s family were from Virginia. As such, when you have ancestors from both the north and south, you are often curious how they celebrated major holidays such as Christmas. 380 more words
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The VHS is proud to announce that HistoryConnects, its award-winning distance learning outreach education initiative, has passed a huge milestone—on November 15, 2013, it surpassed the 10,000 mark for students participating in its programs. 777 more words
The Tidewater Possession, set in Virginia of 1795, tells a tale of greed, callousness and vengeance.
Free ebook on Amazon now through Nov 20. http://www.amazon.com/The-Tidewater-Possession-D-Clifford/dp/1490305106/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1384782270&sr=8-1&keywords=the+tidewater+possession… 419 more words