Archive for ‘August, 2009’

Tombstone Tuesday: Herbert Vincent MCKINNEY (1873-1957)

McKinney, Herbert Vincent grave marker, Calvary Cemetery, Dayton, Montgomery, Ohio, USA; photograph by Richard Holt, 7 Aug 2009. Digital copy privately held by Jean Marie Diaz,…

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The carnival is coming to town!

I’m pleased to announce that the 23rd edition of the Carnival of Central and Eastern European Genealogy will be hosted right here. The topic is a…

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Wordless Wednesday: Pauline Marie KOHL TIERNEY in 1942

Pauline Marie KOHL TIERNEY with her nine-month-old son in Lubbock, Texas, 1942. Tierney, Pauline Marie Kohl with P H Tierney, Lubbock, Texas, USA; photographer unknown, 1942.…

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Tombstone Tuesday: Eleanora Margaret (Nellie) TIERNEY MCKINNEY (1875-1973)

McKinney, Nellie Tierney grave marker, Calvary Cemetery, Dayton, Montgomery, Ohio, USA; photograph by Richard Holt, 7 Aug 2009. Digital copy privately held by Jean Marie Diaz,…

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Saturday Night Genealogy Fun – Your 16 Great-Great-Grands

It is time again for Saturday Night Genealogy Fun – thanks to Randy Seaver at Genea-Musings. Somehow by the time Saturday night rolls around, I’m much…

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Smile for the Camera: Great-Grandma’s Pearls

Two sisters and a daughter-in-law on a warm summer’s day. Bess, on the left, never married, but you can see a brooch at the top of…

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Fiske’s Law of Genealogy in action

This article charmingly states “Fiske‚Äôs law of genealogy: ‘Genealogy is finding the person who has done all the research.’” Well, this has been a particularly lucky…

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Wordless Wednesday: John Herbert TIERNEY in 1942

John Herbert TIERNEY with his son in Lubbock, Texas, 1942 Tierney, John Herbert with P H Tierney, Lubbock, Texas, USA; photographer unknown, 22 Aug 1942. Photograph…

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