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Great-Grandfather's Birthday

He was 93, yet he was gone long before that. Today is his birthday. He would have been 96.

I can’t believe that nearly three years has passed since my great-grandfather’s death. 296 more words

Deeper Thoughts

My Acadian Ancestry

I’ve spoken about my Paternal Grandmother Blanche Melanson before, and her Irish Ancestry through her Mother Edith Byrnes. I haven’t mentioned her Father. My Great Grandfather is Leo S. 225 more words

Ancestry

New Chair/Old Chair

My mom asked me last week what I wanted of my grandmothers.  There was honestly only one thing I could think of that I knew I wanted right away.   222 more words

Writing

London Life & Great Great Grandfather Thomas Royle

Walking to the Bankside Gallery & Tate Modern this afternoon, crossing Ludgate Circus there is one of those Ghost bikes painted white to mark where a cyclist was killed. 72 more words