I saw this photo in a 1958 newspaper and thought I would do some research on his family. In my research I found a card catalog that I had never seen before: Associated Press Card Index to AP Stories So now I have one more place to look for old interesting newspaper stories. ================ Alberto… Continue reading Alberto Castello – AP news and AP index cards – 1958
I came across an obit that had a photo on it and I took a screen print of it. I looked for a family tree to tell his relates about the obit and photo but I did not find a tree so I created a family tree for Abram, to hold his obit. I started adding… Continue reading Abram Mckee Banks – obituary leads to knowledge
Once again I found one (1) obituary and with that one obit, I was able to create a tree that has 164 people on it. The obituary I found in the The Free Lance-Star was for “Mrs. Martha E Jett” who died in Stafford County, Virginia on June 11, 1950. There was only one (1)… Continue reading Martha E Jett – age 81 – obit Jun 1950 – Virginia
Note to Self: Don’t go back to your old trees or you will get tangled up in the branches. Update: Nov 2017: I did it again, I was on FaceBook and one of the persons making a comment on a Genealogy FB group page was named Hungerford. I sent her a message saying I had… Continue reading Tangled up in the branches
Back in December of 2012 I found an Obituary for a Thomas M. Jones, and in my usual process I created a tree and found different family trees for it. I then got into a message conversation with one of those owners and she wanted to have more info on a branch of the original… Continue reading Sidetracked again – Who is Eliza E?