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Family Names

In my family, I’m the one who is the genealogist. I’m the one following all those little leaves and all the intriguing stories of our ancestors.   100 more words

Life

Goals

Topic: These do not need to be reading goals specifically, they can be any goals you want to talk about. Reading goals, blog/channel/instagram goals, personal goals…anything! 774 more words

#amwriting

TO THE OBAMA FAMILY: "THANK YOU FOR YOUR SERVICE" SAYS "FORT NEGRO'S FIXICO

GREETINGS TO AFRICAN-AMERICANS, MY QUESTION IS THIS: ARE WE SO SMALL OF A PEOPLE, THAT WE WILL NOT PROPERLY SAY TO PRESIDENT BARACK OBAMA, MICHELLE OBAMA, MALIA OBAMA AND SASHA OBAMA, ” THANK YOU FOR YOUR SERVICE”. 155 more words

History

My SFUSD roots: History gets personal

My sister and brother-in-law have become interested in geneaology in recent years, finding all sorts of long-lost tidbits about our respective families — tidbits that are all the more interesting because my sister married her childhood sweetheart, who hails from a family I’ve known since I was three years old. 389 more words

View From The Ground

November 2016 - Pompeii to Prague

The calendar in November was pretty darn full which tends to happen towards the end of the year, December is looking a bit crazy too!  This is going to be a bit of a long post so grab a cuppa tea and get comfy. 943 more words

Travel

Meet the Lewis Family: John and Fielding Jr.

Fielding Lewis was married twice.  He and Catharine Washington, his first wife, had three children: John, Frances and Warner.  Both Warner and Frances died leaving John as the sole heir from this first marriage.  1,613 more words

Historic Kenmore

PRESIDENT ELECT TRUMP, MR. STEVIE WONDER , ANDREW JACKSON & "WE SHALL OVERCOME"

HOORAY AND HALLELUJAH,

The time of  the year has come along again, when we seriously need to count our blessings and Praise God. On this day , of November 22nd, 2016, let us pause to appreciate what we already have and take time to enjoy it and share it with others. 446 more words