Tag Archives: Julia McCrary Hollingsworth

Alabama Memories: IGHR and the Kellum and McCrary Families

So where have I been all these weeks? In the first part of June, I was in Alabama finally attending the Institute of Genealogical and Historical Research at Samford University in Birmingham, Alabama. It’s been a goal to do it … Continue reading

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Texas on a Wing and a Prayer

Sometimes things don’t go according to plan.  Normally, I prepare for a genealogy research trip for months in advance.  I know all the libraries and ancestral places I will visit.  I have my research logs printed with the books/documents I … Continue reading

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