The 20-year Au Petit Salut at Dempsey has revamped into Atout (pronounced as ‘ah-too,’ like R2D2.) Atout means “trump card” or “assert.” With the revamp comes a new chef, Patrick Heuberger, who used to be at 793 more words
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An autosomal DNA match with a distant cousin with the surname Landrum in their family tree had me looking into the parentage and ancestors of my 4th great-grandmother Margaret “Patsy” Landrum who married William Dempsey in Amherst County, Virginia, in 1799. 558 more words
In honor of Women’s History Month, the prompt this week is Strong Woman. I chose my 4th great grandmother, Margaret Bright Star Dempsey.
Margaret, a member of the Shoshone-Bannock tribe, was born in 1830 as “Bright Star.” Apparently betrothed at birth, she ran away from home several times once she came of age. 657 more words