Monthly Archives: December 2014

End of the Year DNA Updates

I have been on a DNA test buying frenzy with all the good deals being offered by Ancestry and Family Tree DNA for the holidays.   Can you think of a better gift to your relatives and friends than an opportunity … Continue reading

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Tomlinson Hill – Getting Historical Context for My Texas Ancestors

I recently finished reading Tomlinson Hill: The Remarkable Story of Two Families Who Share the Tomlinson Name- One White, One Black by Chris Tomlinson. The white Tomlinson’s were the original slave owners who had moved to Texas from Alabama prior … Continue reading

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