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My Old Favorite Genealogy Quote

  The best memory is not so firm as faded ink.                                                                                  – Chinese proverb                

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My New Favorite Genealogy Quote

  If you think you’re enlightened, go spend a week with your family.                                                             – Ram Dass                  

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Divorce & the Definition of Drunkenness

I came across the following 1910 newspaper article while doing genealogy research.  Amy Hawkins Calvert was my father’s midwife.  What is it they say about comedy?  Comedy is tragedy that happens to somebody else.  And, tragedy plus time equals comedy.  Mrs. Calvert did finally manage to obtain her desired divorce a year later on the ground of […]

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