632 more words
John Howard was my 13th great grandfather, born a bastard, orphaned as an infant and became a ward of Charles Brandon, he was surrounded by courtly people, lived during a time of unrest and religious persecution, and died the year of the 1545 plague outbreak.
Tags » Ancestry
On Monday night I watched a video on my local PBS station that was both fascinating and depressing. You know the kind. The images replay through your mind as you drift off to sleep and linger the next morning like a kind of cloudy malaise. 178 more words
My name is Roger Albert Humbke. I am fascinated and addicted to researching past/present ancestors and relatives. Because of the costs and efforts to do the research, it is my intent to make the results public and available to those who have a similar interest. 419 more words