A number of unusual circumstances came together this past weekend and the result was an impromptu family reunion at the San Jose home of The World’s Smartest Sister. All of my parents’ children, grandchildren, and great-grandchildren showed up!
April 20, 2009 Monday at 6:32 pm
Several weeks ago, in a post called Happy Dance Days are Here Again, I posted some photographs. The photos were of Frank Gines and his wife Willie V. Cole Gines, and their children. Frank Gines (1883-1946) was a son of Richard William Gines (1860-?) and Sylvia LeJay Gines (1863-1940). One of Frank’s younger brothers was my grandfather, William Edward Gines …
March 25, 2009 Wednesday at 7:42 pm
If you want understand part of the drive to do what we do here in the Geneablogosphere, or if you just need a true-life story of family, read this post at the footnoteMaven’s Shades of the Departed today. And check it tomorrow when I’m the guest blogger at Shades!
May 2, 2008 Friday at 12:54 am
Just received word that the descendants of James Bowie FMC will have a family reunion on July 27, 2007, in Monroe, Louisiana.
May 2, 2007 Wednesday at 2:30 am