Wandering Roots

Ramblings about Genealogy, Faith, and Family

Archive for November, 2012

Friday Family History-Happy 13th Birthday Baby!

Friday, November 30th, 2012

Thirteen years ago today Nov 30, 1999 You came into our lives in a quiet way. Everyone had gone to lunch so that Momma could rest, and as she rested you slipped into this world. From those quiet beginnings came a young lady That is full of ideas and the willingness to share them. A […]

Friday Family History-Daniel and Mary Terrell Dimmock/Dimick married 23 November 1732 Windham, CT.

Saturday, November 24th, 2012

Daniel and Mary Terrell Dimmock are my 5th great-grand Uncle and Aunt.  Mary Terrell being the sister of my 5th great-grandfather Lewis Terrell/Terrill whose wife is Anna Babcock. I don’t have much information on Mary . I believe that Mary was born between  1712 and 1713 in New Jersey(other sources say CT) to Josiah and […]

Thankful Thursday/Thanksgiving 2012

Thursday, November 22nd, 2012

The faces of those gone on before are but shadows on a piece of paper. In my veines their stories are still told. For those long ago names and dates are now part of me. I am thankful for each ancestor, their trials, their joys, those that  lived life the only way they knew how. Those that sought […]

Wordless Wednesday/Autumn Reflection

Wednesday, November 21st, 2012


What was Elizabeth Fone Winthrop Feake Hallett’s life like? Missy Wolfe tells us in Isubordinate Spirit.

Saturday, November 17th, 2012

  I received a most interesting letter in my email last week out of the blue, mind you she must have known of me, but I not of her.  The email was from Missy Wolfe and it was telling me about a book she had written about life in early New England 1610-1665 it was […]