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Texas Wesleyan University alumni, faculty members, donors and students came together on Friday at the Fort Worth Club to celebrate the Alumni Medal Dinner.

The event honored many members of the Wesleyan community for either their excellence inside the classroom, or the outreach work they are doing for the university. 300 more words

The Rambler

Graduates of A&T.

From the “List of Graduates” in the 1922-23 Annual Catalog of the Negro Agricultural and Technical College of North Carolina


Filling in gaps

What started me on my family history search was a handwritten family tree which I found in a cupboard in my father’s study.  There were several separate sheets detailing families of the Powells and the Jones’ with extra names such as Bright, Deakin and Bromley.  608 more words


52 ancestors in 52 weeks, week 20

Catherine Jones was born on 27 September 1834 in Church Pulverbatch, Shropshire.  She was the daughter of Richard Jones, farmer, and Anne Phillips.  She was possibly the youngest of 13 or 14 children, although my grandmother’s original handwritten tree says 15 children (without listing them) so I appear to have one more to find. 664 more words


Powell - Jonny

Jonny is taken from Powell’s debut album Sport, out October 14 on XL Recordings. Pre-order here: http://x-l.co/PSPORT

‘Shout out to everyone who sent a vid via the billboard email address, to Jonny for her beautiful voice, and to all the freaks who put up with us in North America. 27 more words

52 ancestors in 52 weeks, week 19

Richard Powell was born in 1830 in Lydham, Shropshire.  He was baptised on 27 June that year.  He was the son of Richard Powell, a farmer, and Martha Harris.  543 more words