Day: February 3, 2016

Brick Walls

Brick Wall: Can You Help Find the David Kinnaird Diary?

In the post, Joseph Geissler: Planting Roots in Prairie, I mentioned that my 3rd great-grandfather, along with two other families purchased the property from James Kinnaird of Prairie Township, Franklin County, Ohio in 1856. In researching James Kinnaird, I learned that he was born 10 August 1825 in Ohio, United States. I find that he marries Melissa Deans […]

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Scrapbooking

80s Style Easter Layout

For my mother, Easter was a very big deal. She loved buying my brother and my new clothes and Easter baskets when we were younger. As we grew up and times got tough, the new clothes and baskets were no longer part of our yearly bounty. Even though I wasn’t a girl who loved dresses, […]

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