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The First Man

He looked down at the girl
Whose eyes were searching
For the other man in her life.
She had changed over the years,
He realised, 72 more words


52 Ancestors in 52 Weeks #20 - Hannah Jane (Longcor) Hunt

Relationship: 2nd Great-grandmother

Hannah Jane was worried aboutĀ getting her widow’s pension from the U.S. Government. She didn’t have her marriage certificate to prove that she was married to William H. 1,225 more words


52 Ancestors in 52 Weeks #19 - Ira Strait

Relationship: 2nd Great-grandfather

Ira Strait and his wife Sarah were a roly-poly couple later in life. I have a photo of him and his wife Sarah Matilda (Kimble) Strait taken somewhere in Sussex County which proves my point and it makes me smile whenever I see it! 937 more words


52 Ancestors in 52 Weeks #18 - George Arthur Repsher

Relationship: Great-grandfather

George Arthur Repsher, like my other paternal great-grandfather, Ora Simpson StraitĀ (https://wp.me/p4WHi0-4M), did not live to a ripe old age. George was only 45 when he passed away. 992 more words


52 Ancestors in 52 Weeks #17 - Ora Simpson Strait

Relationship: Great-grandfather

Depending on what documents that are examined, Ora Simpson Strait has a number of possible birth dates. His tombstone only has a year, 1879, on it.[1] Examination of census information yields the following information: 832 more words


Adolf Kuechel: A Grateful Artist

Over the last few years I have heard Adolf mentioned. Today I took the time to ask about him properly and I am so glad I did. 515 more words

The Whole Tree