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Ancestry Offers Free Irish Genealogical Records Until March 17, 2016

Ancestry is offering access to Irish genealogical records online for free until St. Patrick’s Day March 17, 2016. From the http://www.ancestry.com website people will be able to view millions of Catholic Parish records from Ireland that will include such documents as marriage, baptism and burial records. The documents are...

Researchers puzzled by discovery of 1882 Winchester rifle

Researchers puzzled by discovery of 1882 Winchester rifle By Martin Griffith Associated Press RENO, Nev. (AP) — Researchers are trying to crack the mystery surrounding the discovery of a weathered, rusted Winchester rifle in the mountains of remote eastern Nevada. The gun manufactured in 1882 was found leaning against...

Heirloom Archaeology Returns 75-year old Precious Family Heirloom To Georgia Woman

Heirloom Archaeology Returns Precious Family Heirloom To Georgia Woman BY Chris Hodge In the late summer of 2014, I was driving from Atlanta to Nashville and made a pit-stop in Manchester, Tennessee. The stop was simply to refuel, however, I kept feeling this nagging in the back of my...

Lost and found: An incredible reunion more than 55 years in the making

BY JAMIE TOMPKINS CENTRALIA, Wash. — A good logger knows that every branch has a trunk, every trunk has a root and every root has a story. One such story connected a lumberjack with a complete stranger who lives nearly 3,000 miles away. The story starts back in 1959...

The Stunning Fate of the Oldest Time Capsule in the US

By SUSANNA KIM via GOOD MORNING AMERICA

Pages of unclaimed Bible give clues to family history

By Emily Fontenot / American Press While renovating a vacated home on 721 Pine St., employees of Downtown Properties made an interesting discovery. Out of the truckloads of miscellaneous objects they dumped in the trash, they salvaged this unique vintage piece that holds inside its timeworn pages clues to...

Gerry’s Detectors Finds and Returns

WE LOVE when someone does the right thing! Check out Gerry Detectors, below: or follow the link below… https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hZxOQWiZBhM

Searching for the original seller of ATL Family Bible

We found a pictorial & parallel Family Bible from the 1870’s. We are in the process of searching for the original seller, who sold the item the second weekend in January (10th-12th), 2014 at the Scott Antique Show in Atlanta, Georgia! (We have a special gift for that person!)

Once Lost, Now Found. Reconnected – Taylor Yocum’s story

On September 10, 2001, I moved to Encinitas, California, the day before the tragedy of 9/11. Fatally, on that Tuesday, both my job and potential apartment disappeared in a flash. With limited resources, no job and no place to live I faced a dire situation. I was extremely lucky...

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