I took the photo above from a rest stop in Smyth County. I didn’t really need to stop. I had recently visited the Vistor’s Center in Wytheville. 95 more words
Like many New Englanders, I have ties to Nova Scotia. I have ancestors who have relocated from Nova Scotia over the last 150 years. For one branch in particular, the Martins, when they came to Massachusetts in the 1880’s it was a return home after four generations. 2,366 more words
23 McKenzie Ave.
Wed. Feb. 14, 1940
Dear Folks, –
I received your Valentine card and had plenty of time to read it as I have been home all the afternoon. 1,074 more words
DAR Constitution Hall and Library
The DAR Library in Washington, DC has loads of records from counties across the country. I’m lucky enough to live just across the river. 136 more words