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DNA results by Ancestry.com

DNA results provided by Ancestry.com. I always thought it would be cool to find out roughly where my ancestors were from.


WELCOME WRITERS in the Athens/Atlanta area

Excitement in Athens today (November 8/the DOGS)!

We won the game … and now Athenians are sharing the news about the next great launch — 60 more words

From Duke Street to Kammel, Belgium and Back…

Born on 18 Mar 1895 he was the fourth son and seventh child of nine born to Samuel Starrett and Ellen Neely Beattie. 

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Family History

A Little Oklahoma Indian Territory History

My Great Uncles Cortez and Elmer Brown, owned one of the first newspapers in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma.  At the time it was still Indian territory and some of the articles and advertisements are of interest.   182 more words


More on Jefferson, before moving on

So in addition to linking you to the genuinely amazing and rich resources for studying him, his life and the world of his time and of… 238 more words

The "Trail of Tears" REVISITED

Saturday, Oct 10, a group of history majors left the Georgia Gwinnett campus for a field day exercise.
By the end of the day they had stood inside the Chief Vann House and viewed the burned floor boards on the stairway;  Evidence of the day angry Georgians threatened the Vann family, mixed-blood cherokees who tried to assimilate by adapting american standards (including slave holding). 119 more words