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Daughter Of My Time

Sometimes I’ll jump,

Slip into the shabby shoes of my ancestors,

Follow their steps. 179 more words


Another Immigrant Ancestor

  John Tripp, born in 1575 in Lincolnshire England, Arrived in Rhode Island in 1638, died in 1678 in Newport Rhode Island


It takes us all

It takes us all. My ancestors didn’t all share my current political, religious, or societal views did they? But it took them all to get me here, breathing this life. 20 more words

~*Season of the Witch ~ Samhain*~

It’s October, which means this is the month we’re focusing on the different elements of the Samhain season.

Today, let’s look at some of the history and traditions behind this autumn sabbat – and its secular counterpart, Halloween. 2,054 more words


Henry Ingalls, 1586-1648

                                                                      Henry Ingalls – buried in the Old North Parish Burying Ground. Andover Massachusetts

I wish I had been able to visit this cemetery when I was in New England.     78 more words


More Photos!

A special thank you to Lewis Reich, son of Betty Zambotti and Lewis J. Reich, grandson of Tillie Genetti and Peter Zambotti. Lewis emailed me a wedding portrait of his parents along with his mother’s high school diploma. 76 more words


A Scotsman in our Clan

Alexander Wallace Young – A Scotsman in our Clan

We are just as much Scottish as Irish in our Geraghty side of the family. Alexander Wallace Young is my mother’s paternal Great Grandfather. 1,362 more words