April 2016 A to Z Challenge – I’m writing about history.
R is for Royalty. What’s in a Name?
Royals have no surnames. That’s right. Queen Elizabeth is Her Royal Highness Queen Elizabeth. 209 more words
One of the most enigmatic family members who is currently the focus of my research is Mary Schollick (or Schollich), born around 1763 in Cumberland, England. 874 more words
Today I’m looking at the death record for Nancy Ann Musgrave Barnes on Ancestry.com. This Nancy Barnes was my husband’s great-great-grandmother, and she was married to Jacob H. 641 more words
A garter by any other name would smell as sweet. Wait, what? No, that’s horrible. Enough with the Shakespeare already. Sorry, it’s been a long day. 226 more words