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The Watts Boys

The Watts Boys

Posted 12 January 2010 | By | Categories: Durry, Family, Genealogy, Pictures | 5 Comments

My Watts cousins have asked for some background on the family tree.  So over the next little while I’ll be posting some genealogy notes I have on the Watts folks.  This is a picture of the Watts twins…I think that’s Phil on the left and Paul, my grandfather, on the right. Paul died in 1929 [...]

The Mississippi Years

The Mississippi Years

Posted 18 March 2009 | By | Categories: Genealogy, Pictures | 3 Comments

This is my Great-great Grandfather, Christopher Columbus Jones and his wife, Mary Elizabeth Booker.  Chris, or CC as he was known, was born in South Carolina 19 January 1833.  The family moved to NE Mississippi in 1835 with six kids, the oldest being Joel (10) and the youngest was Chris at two.  Must have been [...]

Summer Vacation

Summer Vacation

Posted 23 October 2008 | By | Categories: HCHS, Pictures, Woodwork | 1 Comment

What did you do on your summer vacation?  I built these bookcases: I’m the ED for our local Historical Society (you can learn more about us at humboldthistory.org).  We needed new storage for some of our genealogy books.  Wish I had more time to build stuff. Okay, now that summer’s over maybe we’ll have some [...]

My Swedish Girlfriend

My Swedish Girlfriend

Posted 04 February 2008 | By | Categories: Genealogy, Pictures | 3 Comments

At some point I have to assume people who read this stuff know that the story actually starts below and I shouldn’t continue to direct readers to part one of each post.  So I’ll stop doing that now. I mentioned earlier that I had discovered the wonder of Swedish Church records, essentially nosy Lutherans looking [...]

Pictures, Take Two

Pictures, Take Two

Posted 04 February 2008 | By | Categories: Pictures | No Comments

This will make more sense if you read the next post first.  Go down one, then come back here. Go now…don’t read anymore. That was okay, and you can click on the picture to make it quite big.  Let’s see how this works: Okay, I like that much better.  You can actually see things. Next up, [...]

Pictures

Pictures

Posted 04 February 2008 | By | Categories: Pictures | No Comments

Let’s see how this works: This is the Ekholm Farm from the old days. Let’s see how it posts.