Monthly Archives: March 2012

“Life’s a Journey” series. Week 1: My earliest baby photo

This photo was taken within the first 2 months of my life.  My mom is holding me on the porch of the boys’ dorm that they were dorm parents in at Red Bird Mission, Kentucky.  I always thought it was … Continue reading

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Wordless Wednesday – Aviator Boy

I love this picture.  I don’t know who this boy is but there were several pictures of him in my Grandma Gotcher’s box of pictures and he likes to wear the aviator hat and goggles.

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Mystery Monday – Maria Artlysia Boblit Tracy’s second marriage

Last summer I discovered that my great great grandmother, Maria Artlysia Boblit Tracy remarried after my great great grandfather John Edward Tracy died in 1896.  After digging around I found she remarried July 4, 1900 a John Burwell Forbes.  At … Continue reading

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Zada Violetta Brown – Sunday’s Obituary

Zada Violetta Brown (1871-1966) “Zada Violetta Brown, the daughter of Delbert and Margaret Gillian Brown, was born at Viola, Ia., on March 12, 1871 and passed away after a lengthy illness, July 5, at the age of 96 years.  She … Continue reading

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