When Texas researcher contacted me in July of 2014 about an 1894 succession transcript she’d … Read more
. . . the church auctioned off the house for a dollar to anyone who would move it off the property, and they did; floated it down the bayou to the other side . . . what I pulled out from under leaf litter a foot thick, amidst a scattering of massive iron hooks, levers and free weights, was the arm of a 1910 farm scale, its wooden cabinet long rotted to dust, abandoned since my great great uncle died in 1942.
. . Ten years ago today, my grandmother died. . . . . . … Read more
January 17, 2014 – What you have to know first is that my … Read more
When my husband and I decided in 2008 to raise our house to a two-story, … Read more