Monthly Archives: May 2011

52 Weeks of Personal History & Genealogy: Week #21 – Commercials

kst1969   May 27, 2011   Comments Off on 52 Weeks of Personal History & Genealogy: Week #21 – Commercials

52 Weeks of Personal Genealogy & History by Amy Coffin is a series of weekly blogging prompts (one for each week of 2011) that invite genealogists and others to record memories and insights about their own lives for future descendants. You do not have to be a blogger to participate. If you do not have a genealogy blog, write down your memories on your computer, or simply record them on paper and keep them with your files.

52 Weeks of Personal History & Genealogy: Week #20 – Fame

kst1969   May 20, 2011   Comments Off on 52 Weeks of Personal History & Genealogy: Week #20 – Fame

52 Weeks of Personal Genealogy & History by Amy Coffin is a series of weekly blogging prompts (one for each week of 2011) that invite genealogists and others to record memories and insights about their own lives for future descendants. You do not have to be a blogger to participate. If you do not have a genealogy blog, write down your memories on your computer, or simply record them on paper and keep them with your files.

52 Weeks of Personal History & Genealogy: Week #19 – Bedroom

kst1969   May 13, 2011   Comments Off on 52 Weeks of Personal History & Genealogy: Week #19 – Bedroom

52 Weeks of Personal Genealogy & History by Amy Coffin is a series of weekly blogging prompts (one for each week of 2011) that invite genealogists and others to record memories and insights about their own lives for future descendants. You do not have to be a blogger to participate. If you do not have a genealogy blog, write down your memories on your computer, or simply record them on paper and keep them with your files.

New Photos of My Great-Grandparents–Claude and Elsie Reynolds Stout

kst1969   May 10, 2011   Comments Off on New Photos of My Great-Grandparents–Claude and Elsie Reynolds Stout

Tonight, I was working through my scanned images of the photos from my grandmother Gwendolyn Stout Thompson and found some images that I didn’t realize I had!  These images add to my small collection of photos of my great-grandmother, Elsie Reynolds Stout.  I have previously only known about a few photos, most of which were out of focus or don’t… Read more »

Research Updates

kst1969   May 8, 2011   Comments Off on Research Updates

Well the past week or so has been a busy time for my genealogy research!  I have added several items from the boxes of photos and clippings as well as several items from my research trip to the Madison County Genealogical Society Library!  I am updating the website with the new additions this afternoon. The first set of additions are… Read more »

Sunday’s Obituary: Laveta Pauline Wiles Ridley

kst1969   May 7, 2011   Comments Off on Sunday’s Obituary: Laveta Pauline Wiles Ridley

Mrs. Laveta Pauline Ridley, 36, of route 8, died yesterday in a local hospital. She was born Aug. 20, 1928 at Brentwood the daughter of Homer and Emma Stout Wiles. Survivors include her husband, Gurney of the home; four sons, Ronny Ray, Gurney Eugene, Roger Dean and Robert Dwayne all of the home; one daughter, Laveta Carol of the home;… Read more »

Sunday’s Obituary: Alvin Reynolds

kst1969   May 1, 2011   Comments Off on Sunday’s Obituary: Alvin Reynolds

Alvin L. Reynolds Alvin L. Reynolds, 47, of Springdale, died March 25 in Springdale Memorial Hospital. He was born Aug. 31, 1935, at Kingston, the son of Regan F. and Ida Fultz Reynolds. He as a Baptist, a partner in a cemetery service, a member of the Sports Association and had served in the Arkansas National Guard. He moved to… Read more »