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Maddy Vaughan with her great great grandfather, Henry “Bud” Tarver. He has always thought she is a little princess. Joshua Vaughan her father has had a great , loving relationship with his great grandfather since he was 2 years old. 53 more words


Nana's High School Class

This is a photo of students from Pierce Joint Union High School in Arbuckle, California. I believe this would have been taken around 1920. My grandmother, Marjorie Cain Hoffman Meckfessel (William John Clarke’s granddaughter) and her husband-to-be, my grandfather, John Hoffman, are pictured here (labeled–right on the photo–by some unknown relative). 115 more words

Family History

My 91st Wedding Anniversary

Today is and my 91st wedding anniversary. OK, not really. It’s actually our 13th, but since we have always counted our anniversaries in dog-years, this is, for us, is our 91st. 525 more words


Gender Inequality and Our Family Tree

I have been updating the 8th generation here and got to a line without a Valliere surname. I went searching for who this line springs from and had to go back several generations to finally reach a… 180 more words


More than Beautiful

On May 3, 1891, my great grandfather wrote to his bride-to-be about some of the things he encountered while working in the forests of Washington State. 325 more words


A Wonderland Tea Party Bridal Shower

I had the honour of helping my mother and sisters host a shower for my beautiful sister Anne, who will be married in a few weeks! 348 more words