52ancestors, Early Settlers, Green, Holtberg Family history, Thompson

52 Ancestors in 52 Weeks #7

Written by Amy Johnson Crow’s Challenge 52 Ancestors in 52 Weeks  Week 7: Love Valentine's Day was this last week, but that doesn't mean you have to focus on romantic love. Besides the ancestral love stories, you could share an ancestor who you love to research. Are there any "love" names in the family tree,… Continue reading 52 Ancestors in 52 Weeks #7

Green, Thompson

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