Tag Archives: Books

“Gaelic Letters” Serves Up A Mystery Well Worth Investigating

Shut down the computer, set aside those census records, sit back and relax.  It’s time to indulge in a little pleasure reading that just happens to be related to family history. Recently I learned about an intriguing book that’s shot … Continue reading

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Sesquicentennial Generates Abundance of Historical Offerings

 In celebration of discovering two Civil War veterans on my family tree last year I indulged in the purchase of several books related to this turning point in American history. (Thank you to my great-grandfathers William Donar and Edward Kennedy for … Continue reading

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