Saturday, September 4, 2010

A Little Skeleton in the Closet

I found something interesting in the Family History Library today.
Nana's great-grandmother's origins have always been obscure.
Today I found this woman's 1820 baptism record
in a parish in Rye, Sussex, England.
Her name was Mary Ann.
She was the daughter of Sarah Turk.
It's the last line on this record -- double click to see it more clearly.
And now I understand a little better.
I love this stuff...

All Aboard!

My favorite train engineer made an appearance today.  He cheerfully let his brother join him in playing with the train set.  Honestly, liste...