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Trying to trace great, great grandmother Jane

The early years of my maternal great grandmother Selina Street Jewell are not entirely clear, as I described in an earlier post. I have not solved the difficulties over her birth certificate, and the uncertainty about her biological father remains. 337 more words

Snow Family

Thomas Balch Library - Loudoun County, Virginia

Ritchey and I have spent the last two weeks in the most wonderful places on earth – Loudoun County, Virginia, and the beach!  The first week was on the Outer Banks of North Carolina.  396 more words

Genealogy Ramblings

Today In Genealogy History - August 16, 2011

Ebenezer Jewell was born 220 years ago – August 16, 1791 – in Coos County, New Hampshire.  Ebenezer was the son of John Jewell and Hannah Quimby.  45 more words

Family Stories

Today In Genealogy History - August 13, 2011

Molly Jewell was born 262 years ago – August 13, 1749 – in Essex County, Masssachusetts.  Molly was the daughter of John Jewell and Hannah Lancaster, who were married February 19, 1734.  10 more words

Family Stories

Zillah Ward Jewell

Note by Phyllis Brown:  This is a story handed down in the Ritchey family.  The copy I have is written in a beautiful penmanship.  Zillah is my husband’s great-great-grandmother.  592 more words

Genealogy Ramblings

Our First Blog!

During the past eight years, I have wanted to have a webpage where I could keep our supporting churches, family, and anyone else interested updated on our ministry and family down here in the Dominican Republic. 129 more words