Tag Archives: Family

Prayers for My Brother Fighting MRSA

I found out recently that my oldest brother is in the hospital fighting an MRSA (What is MRSA?) infection. He is improving, but MRSA is pretty nasty. Link about MRSA added June 13, 2019. If you could keep my brother … Continue reading

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Father and Son Meet After 48 Years – MyHeritage

I saw this a few minutes ago on MyHeritage – Father and Son Meet After 48 Years: https://blog.myheritage.com/2019/06/father-and-son-meet-after-48-years/. John Cummings of Keizer, Oregon was adopted at birth. After years of trying and failing to find information about his biological family, … Continue reading

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New Free Historical Records on FamilySearch: Week of May 20, 2019 – FamilySearch

I saw this earlier today –New Free Historical Records on FamilySearch: Week of May 20, 2019: https://media.familysearch.org/new-free-historical-records-on-familysearch-week-of-may-20-2019/. FamilySearch added new, free, historical records this week from Argentina, Ukraine, and the United States, including Arizona, Missouri, Montana, New Jersey, Ohio, Texas, and Utah. Search these new records and images by … Continue reading

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New Free Historical Records on FamilySearch: Week of May 13, 2019 – FamilySearch

I saw this earlier today –New Free Historical Records on FamilySearch: Week of May 13, 2019: https://media.familysearch.org/new-free-historical-records-on-familysearch–week-of-may-13-2019/. FamilySearch added new, free, historical records this week from Australia, France, Spain, and the United States, including Illinois, New York, Ohio, Oklahoma, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Obituaries from American Society of Germans from … Continue reading

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Happy Mother’s Day 2019

Happy Mother’s Day 2019 to my family and friends who are mothers. In memory of Mom – https://billiongraves.com/supporting-record/Iva-R-Hartman/99532440,  https://mississippigravestones.org/view.php?id=27271 and https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/762560/iva-ruth-hartman.  

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Standing in front of the Sun — DaleGreeneArts

My earliest memory is of my father. But I’m not sure the event is genuine or if it was manufactured in the lonely mind of a girl who wishes she could remember him. The memory is both simple and complex. … Continue reading

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How to Find Out Who Your Great-Grandparents Were – FindMyPast

I saw this on FindMyPast earlier today – How to Find Out Who Your Great-Grandparents Were – FindMyPast https://blog.findmypast.com/discover-find-great-grandparents-family-history-2635932312.html As one of my great-grandparents is an unknown; he signed a Bastardy Bond, but denied being the father of the unborn … Continue reading

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Why My Uncle and Aunt Aren’t on Any Graving Website – Tombstone Tuesdays April 30, 2019

My uncle died in 2008; his wife died in 1993. I know when they died according to the Social Security Death Index (SSDI). I know the county in Florida where they died. I don’t know if they died at home … Continue reading

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We’re moving (temporarily)! Pennsylvania State Library Moving to Transitional Space During Renovation of Forum Building

I had planned on a different blog post for this time slot, but I haven’t heard back if I can share something I learned in a Facebook group. I have family, specifically mother’s father’s line who first moved to the … Continue reading

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FamilySearch North American Chinese Genealogy Articles

Updated April 22, 2019: I added the Sunny Morton link below. In searching FamilySearch‘s blog – https://www.familysearch.org/blog/en/ today, I ran across several posts that were focused on North American Chinese genealogy, including Canada – Your Chinese American Heritage: https://www.familysearch.org/blog/en/chinese-american-heritage/ Chinese Genealogy … Continue reading

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