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You are not happy - What are you doing about it?

My maternal grandmother turns 90 years old tomorrow, the 1st of April and my paternal grandmother turns 91 on Friday, the 3rd of April. Significant milestones for both sides of the family. 267 more words

52 Ancestors in 52 Weeks #13 - Lyman Wood

Relationship: 1/2 3rd Great uncle

As I have said before on ancestor #11 Sidney B. Wood, I have a much larger story that I will be publishing later on in the year that relates to my 2nd great-grandfather William Henry Hunt and three of his other brothers who fought in the Late War of the Rebellion. 981 more words

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52 Ancestors in 52 Weeks #12 - Katrina Adam

Relationship: 3rd Great-grandmother

I know very little about my 3rd great-grandmother Katrina Adam. Some of my information is courtesy of Elly Freeman who has corresponded with me about the Karthaeuser family. 428 more words

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52 Ancestors in 52 Weeks #11 - Sidney B. Wood aka Henry Menard

Relationship: 1/2 3rd Great uncle

I have a much larger story that I will be publishing later on in the year that relates to my 2nd great-grandfather William Henry Hunt and three of his other brothers who fought in the Late War of the Rebellion. 493 more words

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52 Ancestors in 52 Weeks #10 - Mercedes (Strait) Scabet

Relationship: Aunt

Unfortunate news this week. My aunt Sadie passed away a few days ago.

Her obituary published in the NJ Herald on 08 March 2015 reads: 1,315 more words

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52 Ancestors in 52 Weeks #9 - Anna Marie (Karthaeuser) Repsher

Relationship: Great-grandmother

Sit back, relax, and enjoy. This is a long post…

“My mother was a great big fat woman,” Grandma Strait would blurt out. “And once I was old… 4,707 more words

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Keeping Away From The Indecent Mahram

Question posed to Shaykh ‘Uthaymeen (may Allah have mercy upon him):

Question:
We know that the paternal uncle of the woman is from the Mahaarim (non-marriageable male relatives), those whom it’s permissible for her to uncover in front of. 359 more words

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