Yearly Archives: 2011

Genealogy Discoveries at the Madison County Genealogical Society Library

kst1969   March 25, 2011   Comments Off on Genealogy Discoveries at the Madison County Genealogical Society Library

I am on vacation this week!  I have spent the past three days visiting the Madison County Genealogical Society Library and have found MUCH information on my ancestors!  I will be adding these discoveries to my genealogy database over the next few weeks (Maybe Months!) and will post updates as I get stuff added but I wanted to post a… Read more »

52 Weeks of Personal History & Genealogy: Week #12 – Movies

kst1969   March 25, 2011   Comments Off on 52 Weeks of Personal History & Genealogy: Week #12 – Movies

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.

Sunday’s Obituary: Thomas Franklin David Reynolds

kst1969   March 20, 2011   Comments Off on Sunday’s Obituary: Thomas Franklin David Reynolds

Father of 17 Passed Away Monday, Jan. 31 Thomas Franklin David Reynolds, age 64, passed away Monday, Jan. 31, at his home in the Reynolds community east of Wharton. He had been ill several months and his death was due to a stroke suffered a few days ago. Mr. Reynolds had lived all his life in the community which derived… Read more »

52 Weeks of Personal History & Genealogy: Week #11 – Illness & Injury

kst1969   March 18, 2011   Comments Off on 52 Weeks of Personal History & Genealogy: Week #11 – Illness & Injury

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.

Wedding Wednesday: Tom Reynolds and Meedy Keck

Groom: Tom Reynolds Groom’s Age: 17 Groom’s Estimated Birth Year: 1884 Groom’s Residence: Kingston, Madison, Arkansas Bride: Mudy Keck Bride’s Name: 17 Bride’s Estimated Birth Year: 1884 Bride’s Residence: Venus, Madison, Arkansas Marriage Date: 17 Sep 1901 Marriage License Date: 13 Sep 1901 Marriage Place: , Carroll, Arkansas, United States Film number: 1035151 Digital Folder Number: 4331434 Image number: 00404… Read more »

Tombstone Tuesday: Loy Reynolds

kst1969   March 15, 2011   Comments Off on Tombstone Tuesday: Loy Reynolds

Loy Reynolds was my great-granduncle, a brother to my Great-Grandmother Elsie Reynolds Stout.  He died as an infant.  I don’t have much information on how he died or the circumstances surrounding his death.  Tombstone Tuesday is a daily blogging prompt used by many genealogy bloggers to help them post content on their sites. To participate in Tombstone Tuesday simply create… Read more »

Amanuensis Monday: Jonathan Stout Bible

kst1969   March 14, 2011   Comments Off on Amanuensis Monday: Jonathan Stout Bible

The Jonathan Stout Bible was in the possession of my Grandmother Gwendolyn Stout Thompson when I made the copies of the genealogy pages from the front of the bible.  This book was bought at Boones Grove Washington County Arkansas price one dollar and fifty cents and when this you see remember me.  Jonathan Stout Synthy Hanna was born Oct 30… Read more »

Illness & Injury – 52 Weeks of Personal Genealogy & History

kst1969   March 13, 2011   Comments Off on Illness & Injury – 52 Weeks of Personal Genealogy & History

Illness and injuries have greatly affected my personal life unlike the previous week’s natural disasters.  Many of my readers will remember my ongoing saga with my knee last year which has really been my only significant injury.    I do have arthritis and some problems with my back but nothing that generally stops me from doing my daily activities – it… Read more »

Disasters – 52 Weeks of Personal Genealogy & History

kst1969   March 13, 2011   Comments Off on Disasters – 52 Weeks of Personal Genealogy & History

I am a bit late with my post on Disasters but here it is anyway: There have been many tornados and thunderstorms and winter storms throughout my life but none of them played any significant part in my life or how I lived it.   I know that storms can be devastating but they haven’t hit me or my family that… Read more »