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Our ancestral Role of Honor

Dan Burrow’s family Role of Honor. To those many ancestors who fought so valiantly that we might enjoy the freedoms we enjoy this day we give thanks. You have gone before us and paved the way that we might live … Continue reading

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James H Ives and the Civil War

Sometimes when putting a family story an obituary can lead to a very interesting story. Such was the case when the following obituary was read. “James Ives an old soldier of the civil war, died Friday May 11, 1923 about … Continue reading

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Rootstech 2013

Roots tech 2013 has been exciting .The classes are great, the entertainment wonderful,the exhibition hall even better. I have learned so much and reconnected with a cousin I have not seen in over 45 years. Our only regret choosing the … Continue reading

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Are you indexing the 1940 Censu

1940 First Indexer Award The displayer of this badge certifies that he or she is a proud indexer of the 1940 Census. 1. Name: Robert Givens 2. First Indexed: April 4, 2012 3. First Batch:  Arkansas 4. Favorite experience: I … Continue reading

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Time Out For Women

  “Title: Time Out For Women Location: Fresno Convention Center Link out: Click here Description: You won’t want to miss this great event. Wonderful speakers, Great Music and over 1600 special women for a weekend of fun and spiritual renewal. … Continue reading

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Alabama Look Ups.

  “As I was sitting at my desk looking at all the genealogy books sitting on the shelfs in my office that have been cataloged used a few times and then put away I had this over whelming desire to … Continue reading

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RootsTech Goes Online February 10-12

“Is this great or what.  It seems like there are always conflicts in life and this weekend hasn’t been much different.  How I would love to be in Salt Lake learning all the latest and greatest in the field of … Continue reading

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William Hubbs of Laurens County South Carolina Patriot or Loyalist ?

“The first colony established on the Ashley river in the present state of south Carolina was in the year 1671.  These early settlers were a group of English people direct from the Old World, and another group, the members of … Continue reading

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Sarah Elizabeth Ellis Carter

                 Elizabeth was the youngest daughter of Hezekiah Ellis and Sarah/Sallie Gunnel Hurst.  She was born on the 10 April probably in the year 1824 in Fayette Co. Kentucky.  Her father died within the year that she was born … Continue reading

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Searching the Census

      “When doing genealogy research one of the best places to start is with a census.  The census can reveal many things depending on the year you are looking for. A census can help you establish the Composition of the … Continue reading

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