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 »

Week 17. Pets – 52 Weeks of Personal Genealogy & History

kst1969   April 29, 2011   Comments Off on Week 17. Pets – 52 Weeks of Personal Genealogy & History

I have had pets for most of my life and both sets of grandparents had pets when I was a child.  Both sets of grandparents in fact had Chihuahuas!  My dad’s parents had a which Chihuahua called Tiger that I have written of before that they kept until he was very old and very ill and had to be euthanized. … Read more »

Research Updates

kst1969   April 29, 2011   Comments Off on Research Updates

My current project statistics are as follows:                     Project Information         TYPE                   RECORDS       AVGPER      SIZE        DATE             TIME         ———————  ————  ———-  ———-  —————  ———-         People                       1793         -          242233    24 Apr 2011    22:12:52         Names                        2252          1.3       961300    24 Apr 2011    22:12:52         Witnesses                    4944          2.8       253271    24 Apr 2011    22:12:52         Events                       2680          1.5       282830    24 Apr 2011    22:12:52… Read more »

52 Weeks of Personal History & Genealogy: Week #17 – Pets

kst1969   April 29, 2011   Comments Off on 52 Weeks of Personal History & Genealogy: Week #17 – Pets

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: Annie Frances Hathorn Stout

kst1969   April 24, 2011   Comments Off on Sunday’s Obituary: Annie Frances Hathorn Stout

Mrs. Annie Stout Mrs. Annie Frances Stout, 68, resident of route 2, Lowell, died Sept. 10, 1:50 p.m. in the Springdale Memorial Hospital.  She was born Feb. 23, 1898 at Kingston the daughter of Charlie and Margaret Rogers Hathorn.  She was employed as a cook at the Springdale Hospital. Survivors include her husband Clyde Stout of the home;  three brothers,… Read more »

52 Weeks of Personal History & Genealogy: Week #16 – Restaurants

kst1969   April 22, 2011   Comments Off on 52 Weeks of Personal History & Genealogy: Week #16 – Restaurants

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.

What do you mean it isn’t free?!!

kst1969   April 20, 2011   Comments Off on What do you mean it isn’t free?!!

I have been following the geneabloggers this week who are writing about Thomas MacEntee’s series on genealogy and money.  The series information is located at  http://www.geneabloggers.com/geneaopportunities-lots-money/. I regularly read a few of the bloggers who are writing on this series including DEARMyrtle, Thomas MacEntee, and Randy Seaver at GeneaMusings.  I think the posts that they have offered this week are… Read more »

52 Weeks of Personal Genealogy & History: Week #16 – Restaurants

kst1969   April 17, 2011   Comments Off on 52 Weeks of Personal Genealogy & History: Week #16 – Restaurants

When I was a little kid, my absolute favorite was McDonald’s – gotta have the happy meal!  We would get the food at McDonald’s and take it to the park right behind the restaurant and have lunch and feed the ducks in the pond. There was also a KFC (Colonel Sanders in those days)!  If we were getting a special… Read more »

Sunday’s Obituary: Mary LaDuskey Kesner Armes

kst1969   April 17, 2011   Comments Off on Sunday’s Obituary: Mary LaDuskey Kesner Armes

Mary Duskey Armes Mary Duskey Armes, 83, passed away at her home on Route 2, Springdale November 17.  She was born August 20, 1884 in Madison County the daughter of James and Henrietta Phillips Kesner. Survivors include a son, Ernest Armes of Springdale;  four daughters, Mrs. Delma Clark, Mrs. Elma Stout, Miss Effie Armes and Miss Merle Armes, all of… Read more »