Yearly Archives: 2011

Matrilineal Monday: Margie Emaline Sarah Branscum Treat Reid

kst1969   January 31, 2011   Comments Off on Matrilineal Monday: Margie Emaline Sarah Branscum Treat Reid

Great-Grandma Treat only visited the family in NW Arkansas a few times that I am aware.  She died in 1976 when I was about 7 years old so I don’t have any real clear memories of her.  But I do remember that she was a small woman and that she had incredibly long hair that she always wore in a… Read more »

Sunday’s Obituary: Oscar Stout

kst1969   January 30, 2011   Comments Off on Sunday’s Obituary: Oscar Stout

Father Jonothan Benjamin Stout b. 19 Oct 1874, d. 1952 Mother Sarah Lydia Gabbard b. Apr 1880, d. 1947 Relationship Great-granduncle of Kellie Sue Thompson. Oscar Stout was born on 7 June 1901 at Carter, Madison County, Arkansas. He was the son of Jonothan Benjamin Stout and Sarah Lydia Gabbard. Oscar Stout Oscar Stout, 74, Twin Falls, Idaho, former resident… Read more »

Saturday Night Genealogy Fun – The Date You Were Born

I decided to start joining Randy Seaver’s Saturday Night Genealogy Fun.  This week’s challenge is the Date You Were Born: It’s Saturday Night – time for more Genealogy Fun! Your mission, should you decide to accept it, is to: 1) What day of the week were you born? Tell us how you found out. 2) What has happened in recorded… Read more »

52 Weeks of Personal Genealogy and History: Week 5: Favorite Food

kst1969   January 29, 2011   Comments Off on 52 Weeks of Personal Genealogy and History: Week 5: Favorite Food

Well favorite food is a hard choice for me to make so I am going to just talk about several of them. My Grandmother Treat was a great old-fashioned southern cook!  She always had something on the stove when we would visit and most of it came from her very own garden!  She had 6 children and never seemed to… Read more »

Sorting Saturday: Finally Getting Organized

For Sorting Saturday, I thought I would write about my efforts with DEARMyrtle’s Finally Getting Organized Checklist for January.  January’s Checklist deals mostly with sorting through all my paper documents so I am trying to get everything sorted.  I started by digging things out of the hall closet and the cabinets in my computer room and making a big pile… Read more »

Follow Friday: Gather Your Family Conference April 30, 2011

kst1969   January 28, 2011   Comments Off on Follow Friday: Gather Your Family Conference April 30, 2011

Gather Your Family is a Northwest Arkansas Family History Conference on April 30, 2011 at the Springdale Arkansas Stake Center of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints from 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. The conference is free!  Classes include Confederate Research, PAF, Using Family Search, Military Records, Cemeteries and Gravestones, Photos, Scrapbooking, Organization, Internet Genealogy and MUCH MUCH… Read more »

52 Weeks of Personal History & Genealogy: Week #4 – Home

kst1969   January 28, 2011   Comments Off on 52 Weeks of Personal History & Genealogy: Week #4 – Home

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.

Treasure Chest Thursday: Letter from GL Jarvis to James Stout – 1909

As I am going through my grandmother’s papers, I recently found a letter from 1909.  It is from a GL Jarvis of Oklahoma to my Great-Great-Grandfather James M Stout. March 2, 1909 Muldrow, Okla Mr. James Stout, Carter, Ark. Dear Brother, As I have ben resting for a month or two I now feel able to resume my work in… Read more »

Wedding Wednesday: Jonothan Stout Bible Marriages

kst1969   January 26, 2011   Comments Off on Wedding Wednesday: Jonothan Stout Bible Marriages

I am lucky enough to have access to images of the Jonothan Stout Bible that I created when my grandmother had the bible and allowed me to make copies of the family history pages of the bible.  Today, I want to share the Marriages Page of the Bible.    My genealogy section includes all the bible pages and the entries are… Read more »