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hiking {belknap & gunstock}

A few weeks ago we decided to go hiking with a couple of our friends. It was our first hike of the season so we wanted to do something that wasn’t too difficult. 215 more words

Adventure

JAMIE'S BLOG - DAY 126 :: clean bill of bliss

Whew! What a day. We are finally home after a roundabout trip to Portland and back, this time carrying a clean bill of health home! 245 more words

Beauty

MCMC Auto – East Belknap

In 1968, Mike Carlson Sr. began what would eventually become Texas largest independent family-owned car dealership. At the time, his goals were much loftier than what might have been reflected in the original inventory of only three vehicles and a tiny lot. 103 more words

#13 - John Gisel

John Gisel was born September 27, 1843 in Wilchingen, Schaffhausen, Switzerland to Leonard Gisel and Elizabetha Bachtold.  He had an older brother, John, who died in Switzerland in 1842.  294 more words

52 Ancestors

#6 - The Beltofts

This week, I’m going to mention a family that is the furthest back in time that I have been able to go.  Thanks to research done by previous generations of my family and others, we’ve figured out that my grandmother’s paternal side is descended from the Beltoft family from Sawbridgeworth, Hertfordshire, England in the 1400s.  102 more words

Genealogy

#4 - Arthur Belknap

I was born on what would have been Arthur Belknap’s 110th birthday.  He was born May 23, 1869, probably in Fulton County, Ohio, to Thomas Belknap and Polly Ann Farr.  341 more words

Genealogy