Category Archives: genealogy

More Feelings Trumping Fact

There’s an issue brewing in Illinois right now; one that could cause permanent records to be altered forever, with no consequence. Transgendered people are suing to have their Birth Certificates changed to reflect the gender that they feel they should … Continue reading

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The Roots of the Tree

I started this as a response to Nikki’s “Family Secrets” post, and then realized that it was just too long for a response, and it would probably make a good post. I come from a LARGE family.  My grandparents, bless … Continue reading

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Family Secrets

Who here has secrets? We all do right? Small ones, maybe big ones. Secrets we only tell our loved ones or maybe no one. Family secrets of all kinds have always intrigued me. Not only my own but others. Times … Continue reading

Posted in behavior, choices, dad's, differences, dna, family, family tree, genealogy, grandparents, lifestyles, mom's, parent's, past, people, relationships, things, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 23 Comments