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Whatever Happened to Grandpa Leon?

I have told you what little I know about Dad’s father’s grandparents, so now it’s time to fill you in on Grandma Rita. You all knew her for just a few years because she died in 1993, before any of you really got to know her. 392 more words

Dad

Slave Name Roll Project: RELEASING Letty, Cyrus, and Nelson

RELEASING: One old Negro woman, 1 Negro woman named Letty, one Negro boy named Cyrus, one Negro boy named Nelson, and a child…
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Genealogy

9540 kempwood the brick walls

O DO I HAVE TO SAY A BOUCH OF STUFF, ABOUT WHAT THAT OFFICE IS UP TO ? I DONT WANT TO  BUT TO GET ATTENTION OF LEAST SOME ONE I WILL. 48 more words

When Your Ancestor Was Found Under a Cabbage Leaf

Miles Bembry is the first Bembry in America that I have been able to identify. For years, off and on, I’ve been trying to figure out where he came from. 1,334 more words

Bembry

In Search of Banksy

Image Credit:  Adapted from Freeimages.com

Scratch a brick
and feel
a generation’s

tears

laughter

ecstasy

Inside – movement forces us to
make history and place our… 68 more words

Poetry

True Feelings

My Best friend

You were my best friend throughout my childhood. You were my partner in crime. We would go on missions for ice cream almost every weekend. 762 more words

Mme. Catherine Brouillard - My Longest, Most Frustrating "Brick Wall"

I am definitely still considered a “baby” in genealogical research compared to the Greats (Warren Bittner, Thomas W. Jones, Elizabeth Shown Mills etc.) so I know that brick walls can be unbreakable for many more years than mine. 466 more words

Brouillard