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Surname Saturday-Smith 1829 Aberdeenshire Scotland

Eeee gads SMITH!  Yah  I am  going to venture into one of my Smith families. This is the family that I mentioned earlier in Treasures In Letters. Ellen Smith wife of Byron Kaye is my problem child. There are a … Continue reading

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Amanuensis Monday-My Life Story, by Barbara Jane Kaye Ogilvie

Amanuensis: A person employed to write what another dictates or to copy what has been written by another. The story rendered below, was written and published by my Great Grandmother about 1924. I know of two copies and don’t know … Continue reading

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Amanuensis Monday-Letter From Home (Oak Park Ill.)

Amanuensis: A person employed to write what another dictates or to copy what has been written by another. Oak Park Ill. Dec 2, 1918 My Dear Kaye Just think, I am too late , to even send you a Christmas … Continue reading

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Amanuensis Monday-Letter to home from somewhere in France (Toul)

Somewhere in France . Oct. 30 – 1918 Dear Aunt Hattie, I have been intending to write you for some little time but something usually come up to prevent but tonight will start anyway. We are now located at a … Continue reading

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Treasures in Letters

Do you have any old  letters laying around your house?  Have you read them? No, I mean have you really read them! I was given a copy of a letter that was written by my second great grandmother (Ellen Smith … Continue reading

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