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Probate and Update(s)

How do you like the new look?  I felt the old blog was a little too busy.

I did that thing again in which I put off writing so now I have a billion little things to talk about so I don’t know where to start. 477 more words

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Sally Evans' Parents, DAR update, and Genes for Good

Sally Evans’ parents are still unknown.  I’d like to think they are Joseph Evans and Anna Maria Sauer but I don’t have any proof other than Mrs. 870 more words

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Dueling Johans, or Which Sauer is Which?

I’ve been researching Johan Philip Sauer, German immigrant to North Carolina, husband of Christianna Faust, and father of Anna Maria (Mary L. Ann) Sauer who married Joseph Evans. 531 more words

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The Genealogy Roadshow Standard of Proof

I like Genealogy Roadshow, I really do.  However, some of the segments at the St. Louis Central Library were a little sketch, particularly using proximity of residence between two families to establish a familial relationship. 498 more words

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The Mystery of Sarah Jane Taylor: Thinking out loud about William Brummit and Sally Evans

I’m sure that William Brummit and Sarah “Sally” Evans are the parents of Mary “Polly” Ann Bromett.  With that in mind, I am trying to piece together Sally Evans and the people who I think are her parents, Joseph Evans and Mary L. 265 more words

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A Gift from Mrs. Evans

Mrs. Evans is the keeper of her husband’s family tree. I sent her a message at Ancestry.com after I saw that she might know more about William Brummet and Sarah Evans. 46 more words

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Wesley Taylor, 23, Livingston County MO, Confederate Soldier

DH gave me a membership to The State Historical Society of Missouri and since I accidentally opened the letter containing my new membership number, I went ahead and made an inquiry about Joseph Taylor’s sons: 168 more words

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