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KY Clerk Says She 'Prayed And Fasted' Before Deciding To Stop Issuing Marriage Licenses

I’d say it’s about time for Miss Davis to retire if she’s unable to follow the law – for any reason. Why should these couples be inconvenienced by her religion? 207 more words

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A Fatherless Ancestor

My second great-grand aunt was Anna Braker. Anna immigrated to the United States in 1854 when she was just 19 years old. Anna was the youngest child in her family. 443 more words

Hope in a road block.

In Family History there is a common term called a ‘roadblock.’ This is typically an ancestor where you don’t know anything about their parents or siblings. 500 more words

Wedding Wednesday - Estimable and Industrious

Because of religious restrictions, there are no photographs commemorating the wedding of my great-grandparents, Paul and Emma (Slagel) Hoffman.  The picture above is the only known photograph that exists of Paul.   167 more words

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My experience at an Apostolic Christian church

This past Sunday I had the interesting experience of attending my grandmother’s church. She’s Apostolic Christian / Nazarene.

I first had to keep in mind the dress code for my grandmother’s church. 841 more words

Wednesday's Child - Virginia Schumacher

Another child of whose existence I was unaware before a cemetery visit is Virginia Schumacher, a first cousin twice removed.  The ninth child of John H. 105 more words

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