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My Love of Genealogy: An Origin Story

I’m at it again this year … 52 Ancestors in 52 Weeks, thanks to Amy Johnson Crow. The theme for week one is “Start”. Oh, so many ways to interpret that. But we all start somewhere … The Start of it All   I was 11 years old when I fell in love with history - specifically the American Civil War era - in large part due to historical fiction author John Jakes and his Orry Maine. It wasn’t so much the history we’re taught in school … dates, places, and names of ...