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I am Married to a Great Grandfather

Mr. Swiss still looks as young as the day I married him, but so do I.

Yes, we have a very interesting family. I have a step daughter from Mr. 137 more words


‘A devoted husband, a kind father, & a true friend’

Today while connecting up relatives on Find A Grave, I discovered a copy of my great grandfather‘s obituary. It’s probably from the Lake Preston Times… 169 more words

South Dakota

Burning down the house: the best way to end a family lineage

My dad always described his father’s side of the family as a bunch of sociopaths and his mother’s side as just plain psychotic. I thought he was exaggerating until I heard this story, which has been proven by various witnesses to be true (that is, you can’t make this shit up). 689 more words

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What Do You Want to be Remembered For?

For me, this question is hard to answer because quite frankly, I don’t think I’ll be remembered, not after I die and for the most part, not during my life. 362 more words




Great-Grandfather was really father’s father and mother’s father, but when Frederick’s son came along, he was promoted to being called great-grandfather. Great-grandfather had much experience and liked the days of the past. 816 more words

Hans Christian Andersen!!

My favorite kind of sandwich is a great-grandparent sandwich.