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January 31 ~ Remembering ~ Today, and in My Family History

Today ~ January 31, 2014

A very HAPPY BIRTHDAYto:
My second cousin once removed, a "Living Jenson." My third cousin, a "Living Jensson." My fourth cousin once removed, a "Living Steinwedel."
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January 30 ~ Remembering ~ Today, and in My Family History

Today ~ January 30, 2014


A very HAPPY BIRTHDAYto:
My second cousin, a"Living Grotte."
My third cousin, a "Living Pearson."

IN LOVING MEMORY May They Rest in Peace

Born on January 30, 1803
Husband of second great grand aunt,Ole Olsen.  He would have been 211 years old today.

Died onJanuary 30, 1906
First cousin 3 times removed,Torgal Vestby.

Born on January 30, 1887
My great aunt,"Westby."She would have been 127 years old today.
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The Book of Me Written By You~Prompt 20~The Feeling of Home

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I am participating in Julie Goucher's activity:
"The Book of Me, Written by You."
This week’s prompt ~ Prompt 20 ~ The Feeling of Home
Home means different things to different people, so this week we are going to explore what it means to us

What does it feel like?
How do you recognise it?
What makes it home - people, place, time

~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ I believe the saying is true, "Home is where the heart is."
I have memories of each house I lived in as I was growing up. There was the duplex in Oakland, California and two houses also in Oakland that I remember. These places covered the time in my life from kindergarten through second grade.
From third grade on we lived in two homes, both in San Lorenzo, California. The first home I lived in from third grade until sixth grade. (I posted a photo of that home here.) The next home we lived in was where we lived through out the rest of my school years. (There is a photo of this home from a previous post…

January 29 ~ Remembering ~ Today, and in My Family History

Today ~ January 29, 2014
A very HAPPY BIRTHDAYto:

My third cousin, a "Living Anderson."
Husband of my third cousin once removed, a "Living Hoffman."
My third cousin, a "Living Kallstrom."
My third cousin, a "Living Nolan."
My third cousin, a "Living Olsen."
Wife of my third cousin, a "Living Whisman."

IN LOVING MEMORY May They Rest in Peace

Diedon January 29
My second cousin once removed, a Dyke.
My second cousin once removed, a Forgey.
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January 28 ~ Remembering ~ Today, and in My Family History

Today ~ January 28, 2014


A very HAPPY BIRTHDAYto: The third great grandson of my second great grandfather, a"Living Lundberg."
MARRIED on January 28 Second cousin once removed, a"Living Warner."
IN LOVING MEMORY May He Rest in Peace

Died onJanuary 28
Husband of my first cousin once removed, William Scott.

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January 27 ~ Remembering ~ Today, and in My Family History

Today ~ January 27, 2014


IN LOVING MEMORY May She Rest in Peace
Born on January 27, 1900 My second cousin once removed,Elizabeth Ness. 
She would have been 114 years old today.

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January 26 ~ Remembering ~ Today, and in My Family History

Today ~ January 26, 2014
A very HAPPY BIRTHDAYto: My second cousin once removed, a "Living Bergstrom."
My second cousin twice removed, a "Living Gunther."
My third cousin once removed, a "Living Gustafson."
Husband of my third cousin, a "Living Hicks."
My third cousin once removed, a "Living Olsen."

IN LOVING MEMORY May They Rest in Peace
Born onJanuary 26, 1852 The husband of my great grand aunt, Berger Persen.He would have been 162 years old today.

Born onJanuary 26, 1880
My first cousin three time removed, Erik Alfred. He would have been 140 years old today.
Died on January 26
My second cousin once removed, a Ness

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January 25 ~ Remembering ~ Today, and in My Family History

Today ~ January 25, 2014

A very HAPPY BIRTHDAYto: My second cousin once removed, a"Living Alberg." The wife of my second cousin once removed, a "Living Bostwick."
My third cousin, a "Living Solkoske."


MARRIEDon January 25
My third cousin once removed, a "LivingØstby."


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January 24 ~ Remembering ~ Today, and in My Family History

Today ~ January 24, 2014


A very HAPPY BIRTHDAYto:

Husband of my third cousin once removed, a"Living Ellwell."
My third cousin, a "Living Wall."


IN LOVING MEMORY May They Rest in Peace

Died onJanuary 24 My first cousin twice removed,Bakken. 

Died on January 24
My first cousin once removed, Olson.


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January 23 ~ Remembering ~ Today, and in My Family History

Today ~ January 23, 2014

A very HAPPY BIRTHDAYto: My third cousin, a "Living Dyck."
My third cousin once removed, a "Living Neace."
MARRIED   January23, 1899 My second cousin twice removed, Ole Olson (Westby-Vestby).

IN LOVING MEMORY May They Rest in Peace
Died onJanuary 23 Wife of my second cousin once removed, a "Living Aldrich."  Died on January 23, 1821
My fourth great grandmother, Eli Jerstad Henricksdatter. Died on January 23, 1883
Husband of my second great grand aunt, Per Ottersen Skaaret. 
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January 22 ~ Remembering ~ Today, and in My Family History

Today ~ January 22, 2014

A very HAPPY BIRTHDAYto: My second cousin once removed, a "Living Batterson."
Married on January 22 Second cousin once removed, a"Kinn."

IN LOVING MEMORY May They Rest in Peace
Born on January 22, 1910 Husband of my second cousin once removed, Helge ArnoldHanson.He would have been 104 years old today.
Born on January 22 My third cousin,a "Holstad." He would  have been less than one hundred" years old today.
Died onJanuary 22 My second cousin once removed,an"Olsen." My second cousin, an "Olson."
Husband of my second cousin once removed, a "Windell."

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"My" Swedish Adventure~Resan~More Sights on the Walk to Buckingham Palace~Post 23

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"My" Swedish Adventure ~ Förbereda (Preparing) Links to posts 1-10 can be found here.
"My" Swedish Adventure~Resan (The Trip) Links to posts 11-20 can be found here.
"My" Swedish Adventure~Resan (The Trip) Link to post 21 ~ Approaching Entrance to Buckingham Palace Wordless Wednesday ~"My" Swedish Adventure~Resan~Guard at Buckingham Palace~Post 22

~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Once we came through the entrance from Trafalgar Square and walked around the corner, 
I realized I couldn't see the Palace. I looked at the many buildings all around me, in awe. 
Finally, I looked dead straight ahead and realized we had a good mile or so walk to get to the palace. I
t was straight down the street, it couldn't get any straighter.
We walked along the sidewalk on the left side of the street. To the right, across the street I saw this, between some buildings.

Something was going on here I could tell just by looking at the crowd. It took me a minute or so to realize …

January 21 ~ Remembering ~ Today, and in My Family History

Today ~ January 21, 2014

A very HAPPY BIRTHDAYto:

My second cousin once removed, a "Living Jensson."
My second cousin,a "Living Spurlin."
My third cousin,a "Living Warner."

Married on January 21, 1913
My grand aunt Hilda Westby

IN LOVING MEMORY
May They Rest in Peace

Born on January 21, 1875
My first cousin three times removed, Per August. He would have been 139 years old today. Born on January 21, 1865
Son of my second great grandfather,Anders Lundberg.He would have been 149 years old today.
Born on January, 21, 1898
My second cousin once removed, James O. Ness. He would have been 116 years old today.
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