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It is impossible to understand settler families of America without understanding their origins, and their kinship associations in England, which were invariably repeated in America. 10,558 more words

We Are Free Thanks to Them.

It was Remembrance Day here on the 11th November and on Saturday the 12th Mummy and Daddy took me down to visit the Horsham War Memorial, so I could check it out and in turn pay my respects. 632 more words

A biography of Leroy Hicks

Leroy Hicks was born to Blansford and Mary Polly Peters Hicks in 1806 in Amherst County, Virginia.  He is my 3rd great-grandfather.  Leroy was the oldest of 11 children born to Blansford and Mary.  614 more words


Passing of the Pioneers

Ten pioneers join the Pioneer Obituary Index this month and an interesting group they are.  Previously I have mentioned how bringing the monthly pioneers together revels things they have in common. 2,217 more words

Pioneer Obituaries

It's a Kind of Magic!!

What do you do if you have next to nothing in the fridge or cupboards?   Well if you’re anything like me you grab a kitchen assistant by the hand and head to the kitchen to bake what I am calling a Magic cake! 384 more words

Welcome to your Vortex: the land of your highest excitement

What exactly does it mean to be in your Vortex? Well, It means: to live a life within your highest excitement, within your very best enjoyment, experiencing right in this moment what it is exactly that gives you the most fun, fulfillment, peace & happiness. 290 more words

Beautiful Feelings