On this date. . .the 11th of November


Births Ludwig Albright was born in 1731 in Germany (my 7th great-grandfather). Anna Maria (Keller) Albright was born in 1733 in Pennsylvania in (my 7th great-grandmother). Moses Whiteside was born in 1785 in Buffalo Creek, North Carolina. Isaac Ezekial Ellis was born in 1846. Alvin M. Brookshire was born in 1850 in Ellijay, Georgia. Deaths […]

Weekly Updates for 2010-11-10

Reading “Prepare Before Attending a Genealogy Conference” via Granite Genealogy http://ow.ly/34JsF #genealogy # RT @megansmolenyak: “Megan Smolenyak: Grant Money for #Genealogy Initiatives – Seriously.” ( http://huff.to/cJOwmY ) # Reading: “The Plight of The Intuitive Genealogist” via In Black and White: Cross-Cultural Genealogy http://ow.ly/34KuQ #genealogy # RT @geneabloggers: Cooks Source – the web is considered public […]

On this date. . .the 10th of November

Births Hanns Philipp Dellinger was born in 1734. John Silas O’Neal was born in 1807. John Quarles was born in 1818 in South Carolina. Deaths Sarah Massey died in 1822 in Hickory, North Carolina. John Underwood Whiteside died in 1886 in Rabbit Town, Alabama. Cicero Green Ellis died in 1915 in Arkansas. Marriages John W. […]

Tombstone Tuesday: Avery & Drusilla Whitener

Whitener genealogy

Avery Whitener was born 14 October 18761 in Georgia2.  He died 12 March 1961 in Murray County, Georgia3.  His wife, Drusilla Dillard, was born 8 October 18834.  She died 21 January 1972 in Chatsworth, Georgia5.  Avery and Drusilla were married on 26 December 1909 in Rhea County, Tennessee6.  They are buried at Chatsworth Heights Cemetery7. […]

Countdown to Expo: My Agenda


The Atlanta Family History Expo is coming up this weekend.  I’ve spent hours poring over the agenda to determine the classes that I plan to attend.  Some of the decisions have been very difficult (and as you can see, I’m still trying to decide for some time slots).  I’m sure I’ll change my mind on […]

On this date. . .the 6th of November


Births David D. Whitener was born in 1805 in Lincoln County, North Carolina. Harvey G. Searcy was born in 1834 in Buncombe County, North Carolina. Judson Clements Hemphill was born in 1880. Deaths Francis Marion Kendrick died in 1932 in Cisco, Georgia (my 2nd great-grandfather). Marriages Silas Ellis and Nicey Ann Whitfield were married in […]