Monday, December 2, 2013
I wish I could dig up some of our ancestors and insult them for leaving us . . . their . . . conscientiousness. Those are the words of ou...
Wednesday, November 27, 2013
A Grateful Heart and To Wish You a Happy Thanksgiving
At this Thanksgiving season and always, I am richly blessed. Some blessings are obvious -- easy t...
Wednesday, November 20, 2013
When My Mind Can Wander
Sometimes I must do activities that require my physical presence and involvement. They usually take me away from family history research bu...
Sunday, November 17, 2013
Like a Collection of Photographs
"Nothing will sharpen the memory, evoke the past, raise the dead, rejuvenate the ageing, and ca...
Monday, November 11, 2013
Veterans Day 2013
Honoring and remembering the brave veterans who fought to give us a safe and peaceful place to ...
Thursday, November 7, 2013
Book of Me - Dream or Memory?
For many years a recurring dream frequented my sleep. I haven't had the dream lately but I reme...
Wednesday, November 6, 2013
William Meinzen - Wednesday's Child
I found William, age 8, in the 1880 U. S. census living with his parents, Henry and Elizabeth Minzen...
Monday, November 4, 2013
Statistics of Life, 1871 - Amenuensis Monday
STATISTICS OF LIFE.---The yearly mortality of the globe is 33,333,333 persons. This is at t...
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