November 10 Family History On This Day

kst1969   November 10, 2010   Comments Off on November 10 Family History On This Day

Events on November 10 Mary S. F. E. Branscum (died 1910) Samuel O. Womack (born 1910) William Thompson & Arreve Waggonner (married 1865) Gemima A. Bolinger (born 1860) Alexander Waggonner & Cynthia Roe (married 1839)

Old Time Ways

kst1969   November 8, 2010   Comments Off on Old Time Ways

I found a link to a list of articles and websites that I found interesting or familiar about doing things the “old time way.”   This list is on the Madison County Arkansas Website at http://www.theaurorareview.com/madcounty/oldtimeways.htm.  Some interesting stuff there!

Jesse H Stansell

kst1969   November 6, 2010   Comments Off on Jesse H Stansell

This is the first installment of reports on some of my ancestors as I find new information about them.  I have been researching Jesse H Stansell today.  He is my fourth great-grandfather:  my grandfather, CH Thompson–>my Great-Grandmother, Venna Stansell Thompson–>my 2nd Great-Grandfather, William Oliver Stansell–>and my 3rd Great-Grandfather, John Robert Stansell–>my 4th Great-Grandfather, Jesse H Stansell. From the recent finds, I have… Read more »

New discoveries in my genealogy this weekend!

kst1969   October 24, 2010   Comments Off on New discoveries in my genealogy this weekend!

I have been working on my genealogy some this weekend.  I have made several new discoveries of marriage records!  I love the online marriage records at Family Search, Ancestry, and the Washington County Archives!  The following is a list of some of the recent records I added: Marriage Records Asa Lawrence and Harriett Balentine Virgil Bernard Seabourn and Minnie Barnes… Read more »

Knee Surgery Actually Happened!

kst1969   October 22, 2010   Comments Off on Knee Surgery Actually Happened!

Well I was able to actually have my knee surgery this past Friday!  I remember going into the operating room, an oxygen mask being put on my face, and the anesthesiologist saying she was going to give me some medicine – Then I wake up in the recovery room!  That is the way it should go! I have physical therapy… Read more »

New information on my 2nd great-grandmother Areva Revy Waggonner!

kst1969   October 14, 2010   Comments Off on New information on my 2nd great-grandmother Areva Revy Waggonner!

I found some new information tonight!  I found the marriage records for my 2nd great-grandmother Areva Revy Waggonner! First, I found out that she had two marriages!  She was first married to a John Cunningham and had a daughter named Bettie.  Then, she married my 2nd great grandfather, William Thompson!  I found both of her marriage records and the 1880… Read more »

Knee surgery on for Next Friday!

kst1969   October 8, 2010   Comments Off on Knee surgery on for Next Friday!

Well I went for my pre-op today and so far, my knee surgery is on for next Friday!  Hopefully, everything will go as scheduled and it will be done then!