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Teaghlaigh Means Family

So I got to meet my Aunt and Uncle again today. I was so nervous, but they were the most amazing welcoming people. They never made me feel uncomfortable or any. 103 more words

Just Life

Steve And Elizabeth

Steve Faherty made a decision to leave Inishmore/Inis Mor`/Inishmor.  We don’t know why he left.    We can have discourse on the many different possibilities that led to his decision to leave.   314 more words


Playgrounds? What playgrounds?

I feel sorry for kids today. My son won’t let his daughter play outside alone, and they live in what most would consider a very safe neighborhood. 911 more words

Growing Up

What's in a Name?

Whether you’re a Tom or an Angus, a Jenny or a Bellamy, your name is a unique and personal element of who you are! Just as your parents named you after grandpa or their favorite state, you put thought and care into naming your child. 133 more words

Matriarchal Me

I am one of 28 first cousins on my paternal side. (Yes, I said 28.) Of these two dozen plus people, I am the oldest. 302 more words


PT Crewmen of Ron 27 in the Treasury Islands

Three sailors of PT 373 hold the flag of Squadron (Ron) 27 at a location in the Treasury Islands, probably in 1943.  The names of the crewmen are:  A.J. 149 more words

Red Stahley

GP Cox reblogged this on Pacific Paratrooper and commented:

... and the PT boats were on the scene too. The post that follows this on, "Hatches - the PT 373 Mascot", is also a good one!

New United States Marriages Collection

During Roots Tech there was a lot of buzz about FindMyPast’s new United States Marriages Collection.  This collection currently contains 33 million records and will continue to grow. 162 more words