2019 · Genea-Musings · May · Saturday Night Genealogy Fun

Saturday Night Genealogy Fun

Please join Randy Seaver over Genea-Musings for another round of Saturday Night Genealogy Fun! For this week’s mission (should you decide to accept it), answer the question: 1)  It’s story time – tell us how you met your spouse or significant other.  If you don’t have one, tell us about how your parents met each… Continue reading Saturday Night Genealogy Fun

2019 · A to Z Challenge · April

A to Z Blogging Challenge: M is for Maggie

M. Maggie. Maggie is a name that shows up on several occasions in my family tree and at least once in my husband’s. My maternal grandma was named Maggie. It wasn’t short for Margaret, as is often the case. It was Maggie, plain and simple. Her maternal grandmother was also named Maggie. Grandma described her… Continue reading A to Z Blogging Challenge: M is for Maggie

2019 · A to Z Challenge · April

A to Z Blogging Challenge: L is for Leon

L. Leon. Leon Roberts was my husband’s maternal grandfather. He was born 10 July 1914 to Elias Wallis Roberts and his wife Johnnie Cooper Roberts. Leon’s mama died when he was almost eight months old. His father remarried to a lady named Maggie. I never got to meet Grandpa Roberts. David has shared several stories… Continue reading A to Z Blogging Challenge: L is for Leon

2019 · A to Z Challenge · April

A to Z Blogging Challenge: F is for Fowler

There’s a funny bit of family trivia in most families out there. In ours, it is the fact that my paternal grandmother AND my husband’s paternal grandmother had the maiden name Fowler before they married their husbands. I have been looking for any potential connection between our grandmothers for as long as David and I… Continue reading A to Z Blogging Challenge: F is for Fowler