Archive for May, 2012

Thrifty Thursday – East Texas Digital Archives

Posted by Jim Sanders on Thursday, 10 May, 2012

The East Texas Digital Archives is a website you’re going to want to explore if you have ancestors from the East Texas area. There are almost twenty different collections each with it’s own unique treasures. Below are some links to just a few of the many collections;

Many of these collections contain digitial images of the original documents as well as a transcription. You might find a civil war letter written by or to your ancetsor or from the unit in which they served. You could find funeral records about one of your relatives.

For researching East Texas ancestors a trip to the East Texas Digital Archives will be well worth the time.


http://www.onegreatfamily.com

Wordless Wednesday = Sanders – Fryher Photo Album – Image 18

Posted by Jim Sanders on Wednesday, 9 May, 2012

This photo comes from a 19th century Sanders & Fryher Photo album. If you can identify the date, age of the individual or who the person is, please post a remark about it.

Sanders - Fryher Photo Genealogy - New Britain, Connecticut - image 18


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Wordless Wednesday = Sanders – Fryher Photo Album – Image 16

Posted by Jim Sanders on Wednesday, 2 May, 2012

This photo comes from a 19th century Sanders & Fryher Photo album. If you can identify the date, age of the individual or who the person is, please post a remark about it.

Sanders - Fryher Photo Genealogy - New Britain, Connecticut - image 16