Category Archives: 52 Weeks

Southeast Kansas Genealogy Road Trip 23 June 2014

This post was started in mid 2014, but I kept forgetting about it. I hinted about a genealogy road trip in my 52 Ancestors Week 25 post. This road trip took place on Monday, 23 June 2014, covered 10 Kansas … Continue reading

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How I Come Up With Things to Blog About

It really depends. In some cases, I see an article, social media post, etc. on one of the topics I blog about. In other cases, it gets interesting because either a person asks or answers a question on Facebook or … Continue reading

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52 Ancestor Week 24 Lowell Athelston Kring Born in January or June

When was Lowell Athelston Kring born. January or June? According to Find-A-Grave, it’s June https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/93364345/lowell-athelston-kring  (on BillionGraves – you will need to log in to see the record: https://billiongraves.com/grave/person/1682026 ) in some records and January in other records. WWI and WWII … Continue reading

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52 Weeks of Sharing Memories – First Grade Days – Week 1

#52 Weeks Sharing Memories First Grade. Week 1 I added a section about the Gulfport School District (including link to the district’s website) and a Google Maps link to where the school was located. Haven’t been inside the building since … Continue reading

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52 Ancestors Week 4 – Mysterious and Unknown Great Uncle Hosea C. or James Joseph Hosea Kring

#52Ancestors Week 4 Another unknown relative in my tree. Hosea is also an uncle to Owen Kring who was last week’s ancestor, son of Simon and Allie Kring, and brother to Herbert and Charles Kring. I was unaware of Hosea’s … Continue reading

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52 Weeks of Sharing Memories – Kindergarten Days

Lorine of Olive Tree Genealogy has posted her own 52 week challenge. Week 1 is Kindergarten Days. http://olivetreegenealogy.blogspot.com/2014/01/challenge-52-weeks-of-writing-our.html This first week challenge was easy. I don’t have any Kindergarten memories because I did not qualify for Kindergarten. At the time, … Continue reading

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52 Ancestors Week 1 – Simon Tobias Kring

Amy Johnson Crow posted a 52 week ancestor challenge, http://www.nostorytoosmall.com/posts/challenge-52-ancestors-in-52-weeks My first week’s ancestor in the challenge is Simon Tobias Kring (born 19 June 1849 in Westerville, Franklin County, Ohio; died sometime after the 1900 U.S. Census). He is my great … Continue reading

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