Category Archives: Family

Happy Mother’s Day 2018

Happy Mother’s Day 2018 to all mothers with a special shout-out to my daughter for her first Mother’s Day. Additional shout-outs to my sister, nieces, cousins, and friends who are mothers. My mother passed away in 21 years ago and … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday to My Daughter, Karrlita

It’s hard to believe it’s been that long ago, but in the wee hours of the morning (okay, not so wee, but the first trip to the E.R. was in the wee hours of the morning), my daughter was born. … Continue reading

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Paul Kring Update

As reported in this blog post, https://upsdownsfamilyhistory.wordpress.com/2014/07/01/52-ancestor-week-25-charles-and-paul-arthur-kring-of-fort-scott-kansas/, I was able to determine more about Paul Kring who is buried in Fort Scott, Kansas and how he connects to my tree. It took a while because the cemetery didn’t keep records … Continue reading

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52 Ancestor Week 25 Charles and Paul Arthur Kring of Fort Scott Kansas

Update: Charles looks to be Charles Edward, the son of William and Rebecca Kring. Still no word on Paul’s relation to the family. Update January 17, 2018: Paul is the grandson of William and Rebecca Kring through their son, James … Continue reading

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52 Ancestor Week 22 William Kring – Why Kansas?

Updated January 11, 2018: With the help of a friend, I was able to determine that William and Rebecca are buried in the same cemetery in Lyndon as one of their daughters. Here’s the story behind the challenge if you … Continue reading

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52 Ancestors Week 23 Three Krings (Sarah, Simon, and William) Move to Kansas

Here’s the story behind the challenge if you want to participate. http://www.nostorytoosmall.com/52-ancestors-in-52-weeks. My entry this week takes on a different tack from most of my earlier 52 Ancestors entries.I focused on three siblings who moved to different parts of Kansas within a … Continue reading

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52 Ancestor Week 2 Ollie Kring Matriarch of the Kring Family Part 1

First of two parts on Ollie Kring Update (second): second husband, John Hefferman was my 52 Ancestor Week 21 post. Also added links for Week 2 and Week 22 recaps. A wee bit late, but the long-anticipated Week 2 of the … Continue reading

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