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This Day In Our Family History

1667 – William Wheeler and Sarah were married

1672 – Jane Purnell was born in Dursley, Gloucestershire, England to Robert Purnell and Hester Woodward

1779 – William Perry was born to William Perry and Phebe Collett… 24 more words

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... another brick in the wall?

I’ve been working on my surname line for a while but have struck at brick wall at my 2x great grandfather, George Leslie.

While I’m confident I have accurately documented George’s adult life – certainly from his marriage in 1857 — information about his parentage and early life is sparse and less certain. 1,214 more words

Genealogy And Family History

Journal of the Travels of Christian Forrer III (1822), part 2

This section contains one of my favorite stories from Christian’s journal, in which he meets the famous governor of New York, DeWitt Clinton. The governor must have been a wonderfully good-natured man, to be so polite to a bumptious young traveler who was wasting his time. 990 more words

Christian Forrer III

"The day is gone, and all its sweets are gone!" by John Keats

“The day is gone, and all its sweets are gone!”

by John Keats

The day is gone, and all its sweets are gone!
Sweet voice, sweet lips, soft hand, and softer breast, 99 more words