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52 Ancestors 52 Weeks

#21 Francis Chaudoin Sr. is my 5th great grandfather on my father’s maternal side. He was born on 27 May 1720 in the Province Region of France to Alexandre Chaudoin and Marie Boileau. He came to Virginia sometime before 1753 … Continue reading

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52 Ancestors 52 Weeks

#20 Elizabeth Ann Pryor is my 3rd great grandmother on my father’s paternal side. She was born the 16th of May 1822 to John Pryor and Elizabeth Brim Hazard in Taylor County Kentucky. She married William Shipp in 1839 in … Continue reading

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#17 Sarah Ann Ford was born on 26 April 1826 in Green County Kentucky. She is my third great grandmother on my Dad’s Mother’s side. She was married to Lewis Coakley and was the daughter of Thomas Jefferson Ford and Eleanor … Continue reading

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#5 (catch up) Cary Stevens is my Great Grandfather on my father’s side. He was born 1 February 1870 in Acton, Indiana to George W. Stevens and Sarah J. Foglesong. The story gets interesting when he marries Minnie Blanche Shipp … Continue reading

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#13 (catching up) Georgia Mary Coakley is my paternal grandmother. My father, Henry Burl Stevens Jr., is her son. She was born on 29 March 1905 in Kentucky. She married my grandfather, Henry Burl Stevens Sr and they had four … Continue reading

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29 Nov – Martha Marie Wright Tennant – Five Year Diary

  1942 – Sunday slept late Dad went To work afternoon tour. Marie & Veronica & Julia came Down and ate with Marie between 5 & 6. 1943 – Dad went out at 4 Marie came by she Mable & … Continue reading

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Stevens – Pretty Dresses

This is a picture of my mother, Sylvia Marie Tennant Stevens, who is pregnant with my brother, Robert Burl, who would be born in June of this same year and my sister Barbara Marie (on the right) and myself. The … Continue reading

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