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Drive-by Genealogy, 2016

Posted on: July 4th, 2016 by
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In June my husband and I drove from our home outside Minneapolis, Minnesota, to my family's summer cabin in northeastern Pennsylvania in order to spend a few weeks with my mother before attending the Advanced DNA course at the second session of GRIP--the Genealogical Research Institute of Pittsburgh. On our route we passed a number of places of significance in our family history. On Continue reading the story "Drive-by Genealogy, 2016"

Memorial Day, 2016, Part 2–Generations 5 and 6

Posted on: May 29th, 2016 by
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Continuing our virtual visit to my family cemeteries with my great-great-grandparents, let's start with my mother's side, where we're coming to the Civil War generation. Her paternal grandfather Roland R. Neifert's parents were Martin Neifert (1840-1912) and Harriet (Gerhard) Neifert (1939-1915). Martin is buried in Christ Church Cemetery, Barnesville, Pennsylvania, the cemetery where his daughter-in-law Eva and most of his ancestors are buried. Harriet Continue reading the story "Memorial Day, 2016, Part 2–Generations 5 and 6"