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Big Y results: YP4248 block split asunder

Big Y results from the recent New Year sale are coming in rapidly now, and several have impacted on the YP355 Tree. The goal of many testers who find themselves at the end of long, thin blocks of SNPs is to break the blocks up.  409 more words

Testing YP355

18 Walstan Avenue - 'The haven of us all'

In 1947, families in America as everywhere else were still reeling from the unprecedented violence and destruction resulting from the entire developed world being at war, and trying to understand what the conflict’s end would mean in their own lives. 437 more words


Windham Life and Times: October - November

100 Years Ago in Windham

Olin Cochran’s Diary

Olin Cochran kept a diary for many years. 1915 is a particularly interesting year because it was a time when modern technology was coming to the forefront even in a rural place like Windham. 5,109 more words

Windham Life and Times - September 17, 2015

100 Years Ago in Windham- W.S. Harris

“WINDHAM, September 14.— Frank Smith, who had worked several years past for G.W. Johnson and previously for other farmers on the Range, died suddenly Saturday, perhaps from the effects of drinking too much ice water during the hot days of last week. 291 more words

Greg is back home

Ruth writes that Greg is home from the hospital. He is still quite uncomfortable I gather but progressing rapidly. He will soon be berating all of us again. 307 more words

Reunion side trip, Michigan, 1946

I recently posted a photo taken at the 1946 Foster Cousins Reunion at Lake Higgins near Roscommon, Michigan. That photo portrayed almost everyone who attended. This one — another from my cousin Nancy — is most likely from one of the ‘field trips’ made to someplace away from the resort each day. 268 more words


Foster Cousins Reunion, Michigan 1946

In September of 1946 the cousins of Carolyn (Gage) Rockefeller started arriving in a convoy of cars at the resort that she and her husband Guy owned on the shores of Lake Higgins near Roscommon, Michigan. 687 more words