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The Forgotten Garden, a book review

When we were in San Francisco, we visited the Book Passage book store situated in the Ferry Building. There, I bought a used copy of the book… 304 more words


The Smallest of Clues

This snippet from the 1940 Federal Census looks pretty innocent, just another happy little family snuggled between neighbors on a page. Ralph, my paternal grandfather, 360 more words

Family History



When I was little, there were no photographs of my father’s relatives in our house. My mother’s “side” was the only one that existed. 1,326 more words

Personal History

Family Mysteries: Aubrey M [Clark] Fowlkes

My great grandfather, Aubrey M Fowlkes is a big family mystery and my earliest brick wall.  Once I solve his mystery, I will have my first four generations documented and verified. 242 more words

Dyer County Genealogy