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Resolution - 52 Ancestors in 52 Weeks

This is week 52 in our 52 Ancestors in 52 Weeks project for 2018. Time to look back on the year and to look forward into next year. 904 more words


#52Ancestors2018 is a wrap!

Last January 2018 I decided to try an experiment: from the birthday list generated by my RootsMagic program, I would make a list of ancestors and blog about one person per week for 52 weeks.  349 more words

52 Ancestors 2018

Nice - 52 Ancestors in 52 Weeks

Nice. Some people are just naturally nice – optimistic, caring, considerate, polite, and full of an inner joy. Others know how to make their way through, doing and saying the right things. 807 more words


James Edwin Hine

This week in #52ancestors finds me back in Bradford County, Pennsylvania looking into my great, great grandfather James Edwin Hine and his family.

James Edwin Hine was born 28 April 1837 in Orwell to Henry W. 354 more words

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Week 51: Nice/52 Ancestors in 52 Weeks

I had another instance of kindness shown by someone who stumbled across my blog recently. I wrote about my fourth great grandfather, James Moorhouse earlier in the year, who had been a soldier in England in the mid 1800s. 98 more words

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Naughty - 52 Ancestors in 52 Weeks

I have to admit that this is a retread blog post. But, it’s for a good reason. This picture is, at least to me, a great one for our theme of “Naughty”. 560 more words


Arthur Wells Jones

Arthur Wells Jones is the subject of this week’s #52ancestors essay and one who benefited from the recent online publication of the Camden Courier-Post.  With all sorts of news to work through I was able to find an obituary; unfortunately the obituary was filled with information which conflicted with what I had documented. 375 more words

52 Ancestors 2018