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File Uploads with Directory in Rails with CarrierWave and Ancestry

This guide will help you to create structure of directories in your application. In my application is need to create this structure because I had to have files with same name. 610 more words


1845 Atti di Stato Civile - Civitaquana



Civitaquana #1 Filed 1 Gennaio 1845
Name: Angeladea di Gregorio
Birth: 1 Gennaio 1845, ad ore quattordici
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19. Four Pilgrim Ancestors: Life, Death, and Thanksgiving for the Howland-Tilley Family at Plymouth

For the ancestry of the Howland, Tilley and Dickinson families, see the Boles-Barth Omnibus Ancestry, available for download through Lulu. For a dramatization of the events described here, see…

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Start Your Own Ancestry Journey

I’ve had a lot of people asking where to start their own ancestry journey, so I’ve come up with some advice on starting out.

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We Are All Refugees

I am proud to share this beautiful essay by my beautiful daughter, Erin, who posted it yesterday on social media. It is well thought out, well articulated and well-crafted, which is no surprise given that Erin is a smart, loving and amazing human being. 916 more words

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Elaine Cynthia Wheeler - Happy 92nd Birthday

On the 20 November 1923 Elaine Cynthia Hassett (1923-1981) was born in Bombay, India. Nana would have been 92 years old today.

Sadly, I never got to meet Nana.

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A footnote on Princess Budhson

In a recent post, I described the descent of my great-aunt Boodie (Florence Teasdale Smith) from an Indian Princess. Princess Budhson (was the daughter of Raja Shahu II Bhonsle (1763 – 3 May 1808), who was the titular Chhatrapati (emperor) of the Maratha Empire, and his third wife Rani Shrimant Akhand S Gunwatabai. 149 more words