Wandering Roots

Ramblings about Genealogy, Faith, and Family

Archive for June, 2012

Sarah Winthrop 29 April 1634 Happy Birthday Lil One/Family History Friday

Thursday, June 28th, 2012

Miss Sarah Winthrop the daughter of Gov. John Winthrop and Margaret Tyndal was born, according to Massachusetts, Town Vital Collections, 1620-1988 Record for John Ruggle, in the year 1634 on the  4th month 29 day. She was Christened on 20 Jun 1634 Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts. “Massachusetts, Births and Christenings, 1639-1915,” Sarah Winthrop As I have looked for more information on little […]

5th Annual Carnival of Genealogy Swimsuit Edition! Pictures from the 1930’s check out those suites!

Wednesday, June 27th, 2012

The topic for the July edition of the Carnival of Genealogy is The 5th Annual Swimsuit Edition!      Well I hunted and I hunted and I hunted for more recent swim suit pictures in my albums and these were the only ones I could find. Okay, I confess,  so I didn’t look all that hard! I […]

Family History Friday/ Silas Jackson b.15 Jun 1781 Morris Co NJ

Friday, June 15th, 2012

It seems as this is New Jersey home-coming week. Last Friday we celebrated the birthday of my grandfather David C. Terrill’s birthday. His lineage came out of  Elizabethtown, Essex, NJ.  One line is my fathers and the other my mothers. I have not yet found a cousin connect yet , but I surely would not be […]

Wordless Wednesday/Nancy C. Terry McCartney/My Second Great Grand-mother

Wednesday, June 13th, 2012

Nancy Curl Terry first wife of Silas J. McCartney d/o Carmen Little and  Sarah E. Shurtz Terry b.  22 April 1861 d. 27 July 1906

52 weeks of Personal Genealogy/ Week 19 Childhood bedroom.. (really?)

Saturday, June 9th, 2012

“I am too young to work so hard!” said when told to clean my room when I was about four years old!  Having said that I think I will discuss window treatments, size of the rooms etc and not the condition in which I kept them most of the time~it’s a sad, sad thing! The […]