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Happy Birthday – Petrona Izena Thompson

Petrona Thompson is my great grandmother on my mother’s side. She was born in Mansfield, Massachusetts on this day, January 27, in 1900. She would be 119 today. Her parents are Safford and Emma Thompson. They had 10 children in all. Sadly, Emma passed away when the youngest twin boys were only 7 in 1913.… Continue reading Happy Birthday – Petrona Izena Thompson

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52 Ancestors in 52 Weeks – #3

Written by Amy Johnson Crow’s Challenge 52 Ancestors in 52 Weeks  Week 3 Challenge: Unusual Name  What unusual names do you have in your family tree?  This week's challenge has stumped me for days. I couldn't think of any unusual names off hand. I tried searching through my index of names and there was just too… Continue reading 52 Ancestors in 52 Weeks – #3

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52 Ancestors in 52 Weeks – #2

Written by Amy Johnson Crow’s Challenge 52 Ancestors in 52 Weeks  Week 2: Challenge “What is genealogy without a little challenge? Two ways that you might interpret this prompt is to share an ancestor who was a challenge to find or an ancestor who faced his or her own challenges. “ This question comes at just… Continue reading 52 Ancestors in 52 Weeks – #2

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Yesterday’s Memories ~First

For 2019, I’m taking part in the ‘52 Ancestors in 52 Weeks challenge’ by Amy Johnson Crow. This is my first time blogging and first time using Word Press. My title, Yesterday’s Memories, is name of a business I hope to get off the ground this year. I have a passion to create Family Tree books,… Continue reading Yesterday’s Memories ~First