Monthly Archives: August 2014

The Child’s Gem, a book now 169 yrs old

Finally I get to have a day to upload the important things that my family saved to pass down through the generations. This little book, The Child’s Gem is dated 1845. Inside the pages is my Great, Great, Grandmother Caroline Lucinda Parker Page’s signature. She would have been 8 years old when this book was…

Ipswich

In planning my history trip, I am choosing locations. I am also taking a peek at each location on Google to see what I can find ahead of my arrival. I am amazed at how little some towns have online. Sometimes there is a blog, but it may or may not be filled with  much…

The Lincolns

Every once in a while, you head out into research land and crash head on into someone else’s work. I can’t tell you how wonderful it is to find a lineage already complete. This is why I share my work. It’s my way of giving back. I have started work on my Grandfathers lineage. First…