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Sarah Brawley 1894-1969 & Ellen Brawley 1894-1899 52 Ancestors in 52 Weeks #12

These two two little cuties are the daughters of my great grand uncle, Hugh Brawley.   Hugh left Scotland in 1888 to work in the mines in Pennsylvania and it was there he met his wife, Alice Shannon.     374 more words

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Stand with Planned Parenthood in Imperial Valley

We recently launched a social media campaign to support our new health center in Imperial Valley that will open later this spring. Planned Parenthood of the Pacific Southwest has worked long and hard to expand access to reproductive health care services in this region, but we continue to face vocal opposition. 176 more words

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Patrick Brawley - 1873-1876 & Matthew Brawley 1875-1876 - 52 Ancestors in 52 Weeks #9

Through her website No Story Too Small Amy Johnson Crow invites us to write about one ancestor per week for 52 weeks.  It’s a great way to focus on my family history research and there are suggested themes for each week.  313 more words

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Matthew Brawley 1877-1937 - 52 Ancestors in 52 Weeks #8

Matthew Brawley was a good man.  He didn’t go off seeking adventure like some of his brothers.  He stayed at home and put others first and held things together. 539 more words

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Peter Brawley 1901-1925 52 Ancestors in 52 Weeks #6

I doubt that there will be anyone left who remembers Peter Brawley.  He was a young man when he died.  He had never married and their are no descendants. 403 more words

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Patrick Brawley 1884-? - 52 Ancestors in 52 Weeks #4

The theme of this week’s  52 Ancestors in 52 Weeks Challenge is ‘closest to your birthday’.  That made it easy to choose.  So today I want to tell you about Patrick Brawley who is my great grandfather’s youngest brother.  825 more words

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52 Ancestors in 52 Weeks #1 - Hugh Brawley 1869-1895

Hugh Brawley was born on 3 March 1869 in the village of Calderbank, Old Monkland Parish Lanarkshire, Scotland.  He was the fifth child of my great, great grandparents James and Sarah Brawley.   442 more words

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