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Wedding Wednesday - Our Lady Of Lourdes, Whitehouse Station, NJ

There is a concept in genealogy research called FANS – friends, associates, and neighbors of your family. Knowing the names can help find a family member on a census or other record. 411 more words

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Six Word Saturday - James and John Doran Making Music

I love when there is a hand written caption with a date on the back of a cherished photograph. James Doran loved playing the piano, especially Dixie Land tunes. 93 more words

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Six Word Saturday - 26 March 2016

Thinking of cuddly stuffed bunnies today!

I love this photograph of two-year old Evelyn Stewart.  She was born in 1919 in Kingston, New Jersey. Her mother, Maude, wrote the short caption on the back. 58 more words

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Surname Saturday - The Szanto Family of Flemington, New Jersey

Surname Saturday looks at different family names, and today is about the Szanto or Santo family of Flemington, Hunterdon County, New Jersey. The Szanto surname is from Hungary and is an occupational name for a plowman. 524 more words


Six Word Saturday - 15 August 2015

Enjoying the little blessings of life!

This young lad is getting a lesson on how to gently hold small creatures, by his aunt Mary. Auntie and nephew look like two kindred spirits enjoying a warm summer day. 44 more words

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