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52 ancestors in 52 weeks, week 32

Eliza Gooch was likely born about 1809 or 1810. The only record I can find is for a birth on 11 August 1808 at Ipswich, Suffolk, and baptism on 22 April 1810 at Bury St Edmonds (or alternatively Bury St Mary, depending on which website you look at), Suffolk, daughter of William Gooch and Mary Lenny. 631 more words


More than "Mama Tried"

As I sit in the chaos of my 3.5 year old & my 12 month old daughters, it is hard to want more than survival. But at night, when my mind is turning over and over I think about much more. 267 more words

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DNA: 28 DNA Circles

DNA: 28 DNA Circles

The DNA page on Ancestry has a new look!

In my last post DNA: 20 DNA Circles, I had 20 DNA circles. 347 more words

Daily Writings And Funnies...

What's glove got to do with it?

Unusual dismissals.

I don’t mean a telling off by your boss that leads to a date in small-claims court. I mean those rare moments in history when a batsman has been sent walking in a rather rogue manner. 578 more words


Gooch, The

On the situation comedy DIFF’RENT STROKES/NBC/ABC/1978-86 Arnold Jackson (Gary Coleman), an eight-year old black boy was always picked on by a school bully (never-seen), no matter what grammar school he attended. 8 more words


DNA: Finally More DNA Circles - Before & Now

DNA: Finally More DNA Circles

Before and Now

YooHoo, after only one week of uploading my Gedcom to Ancestry, I went from 3 potential new ancestors or relatives who are not in my family tree at present to 4. 596 more words

Daily Writings And Funnies...

Seventh-Great Grandparents: Seth and Jerusha Billings

In my last post, we learned of Levi Taunt and his wife, Jerusha Billings. I’d like to continue climbing up the Billings branch. Again, this is a family that needs more in-depth research, but I did find a couple of interesting nuggets along the way. 214 more words

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