Wandering Roots

Ramblings about Genealogy, Faith, and Family

Archive for May, 2012

Wordless Wednesday/Gasp! 36 yrs ago!!!

Wednesday, May 30th, 2012

Reading! Almost an Addiction!

Wednesday, May 30th, 2012

The topic for this edition of the Carnival of Genealogy is: Reading! OH Boyyyyyy, said in the way Sam Beckett from, Quantum Leap, mutters as he is yet again finds himself  in a new body.  I am not sure how much my ancestors read, I can tell you that at the homes of both set of […]

Friday Family History/Payne Johnson 206 yrs old 25 May 1806

Saturday, May 26th, 2012

Payne Johnson – born 2 May, 1807* (in my record I have 25 May 1806) in Sullivan Co. Tenn. and married 29 March, 1834 in Perry Co. Ky. to Margaret Bates, died 5 March, 1882 in Pike Co. Ky. and is buried in the Johnson Cemetery in Pike Co. Ky. Payne is related  to my husband in […]

Wordless Wednesday

Wednesday, May 23rd, 2012

              5 Wesley L. Beach m. Julia Sarah Clark (who I am named for) 4 Clark I. Beach m. Adah Mae Upson 3 Arleen L. Beach m. Walter I Terrill 2 Dency J. Terrill m. James R. McCartney 1 Julia K. McCartney m. James E. Hogston Happy Hunting!

Surname Saturday and the 1940 Census meet!

Sunday, May 20th, 2012

As many of you know I have been part of the large team that is busy indexing the 1940 Census. I indexed  a few pages in the Oregon census. There I ran across who I thought might be a cousin, but I had no information on this man and so I moved on. In the […]