Granny Pam

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Name: Granny Pam
Date registered: August 25, 2008
URL: http://www.warrenweb.info/grannypam

Biography

Granny lives in the suburbs of Detroit, Michigan. Granny's family is: the husband currently known as Papa, 3 daughters. D2 lives about 3 hours away with her husband and family (GS2, GDs 1 & 2) a long ways when you want to see your cute little grandchildren. Grandchildren, 3 boys and 2 girls, age almost 22 to 5. My oldest grandson is serving his country in the US Navy, and his brother is a member of the US Army. D1 and D3 live here with Papa and I.

Latest posts

  1. FGS Day One — August 21, 2013
  2. William Henry Yearnd (1883-1948) — March 21, 2012
  3. The Incredible Shrinking Task – and Another Correction — February 21, 2012
  4. More on the Murrays — February 1, 2012
  5. Mary Ann Lamunion — January 30, 2012

Most commented posts

  1. Greenwich Cemetery, Greenwich New York — 15 comments
  2. Saturday Night Genealogy Fun – Your 16 Great-Grands — 9 comments
  3. Jane Johnston’s Locket — 9 comments
  4. Granny’s Land Record Transcriptions — 8 comments
  5. Apple and I — 8 comments

Author's posts listings

May 26

Troy Irish Genealogy Society

Last week when I was out in New York, I enjoyed a dinner meeting of the Troy Irish Genealogy Society. Why, you ask, would I traipse off to a meeting, when I am not a member, and do not know a soul? It comes down to the TIGS website. Well, perhaps it is the information …

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May 25

A Little About Mable Dickinson

This entry is part 8 of 8 in the series Winnie Kaiser Yearnd Funeral Register

This entry is part 8 of 8 in the series Winnie Kaiser Yearnd Funeral RegisterI arrived home with big plans to get things done. You all know about that, I think. I wanted to enter all my data, transcribe all I found, enter correct sources, and see if I could reach any conclusions. By the …

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May 24

Apple and I

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I am in recovery, after a great trip to New York. On my way home Saturday, I has a breakfast with the famous Apple, of Apple’s Tree and The Apple Doesn’t Fall Far From the Tree, and her better half. It was great to meet Apple after years of reading her posts, and absorbing some …

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May 21

Funeral Card Friday – Alfred John Jenkins

I am sharing funeral cards on Friday, following a Facebook meme which you an see here. Alfred Jenkins was a son of William John Jenkins and Mary Eliza Fenton. Mary was Papa’s grand aunt, sister of his grandpa, Ross P. Fenton. Alfred was Papa’s first cousin once removed.

May 20

Treasure Chest Thursday – Follett Hoe

This entry is part 7 of 9 in the series Treasures and Curiosities

This entry is part 7 of 9 in the series Treasures and CuriositiesFor years, M-in-L has used a nice little hoe with a triangle shape and a sharp point. She has always called it her “Follett Hoe”. A man named Follett lived near M-in-L’s family; he was the maker of the hoe. You can see …

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May 15

On My Way

I am on my way to New York this morning. In honor of the trip, I wanted to explain some of what I am taking, and why. I will skip the clothing, except to say that I brought layered things, comfortable shoes, an umbrella, and a couple of warm jackets. It is all in one …

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May 14

Funeral Card Friday – Alfred T. Fenton

I am sharing funeral cards on Friday, following a Facebook meme which you an see here. Alfred Thurston Fenton was born in Wexford County, Michigan, probably Colfax Township, and died at the age of ninety-four in Cadillac, Wexford County, Michigan. He was Papa’s granduncle, and according to the relationship calculator in my genealogy program, also …

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May 13

Treasure Chest Thursday – The Bricks

This entry is part 6 of 9 in the series Treasures and Curiosities

This entry is part 6 of 9 in the series Treasures and CuriositiesIn a big bag on the back shelf in my store room is a toy remaining from Papa’s childhood. The bag is made from some fabric M-in-L had around. A quick search on E-bay shows that many sets of these hard plastic bricks …

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May 12

Tuesday Tools, Bureau of Land Management Surveys

Better late than never, I am exploring the Survey portion of the BLM site. To access the surveys, go to the Bureau’s home page and click search surveys from the green menu bar. You can enlarge any of my screen shots for a better view, just click on them. I am searching in territory I …

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May 10

Abbott Land Records, Wexford County, Michigan Liber 8 page 377

This entry is part 9 of 9 in the series Deeds from other families

This entry is part 9 of 9 in the series Deeds from other familiesI am posting information gleaned from land records in the areas where our family’s ancestors resided. You can read more about this project in the overview. You may also check my deed record listing, which I will update frequently, but probably not …

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