Category Archives: Carnival of Genealogy

Three Wishes – My Letter to Genea-Santa asking for Love Letters and more!

Dear Genea-Santa, How can I wish for just three things? There are so many items my ancestors could give me…. sigh…. OK, I’ll stick to three. Number one: I’d love to have a photograph album from my Great-grandmother Bridget (Hogan) … Continue reading

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Getting to Know Me, Getting to Know Echo Hill Ancestors…

Well Terry, I must admit to resisting this carnival and I guess it’s kind of silly, but having to identify my “best’ or my “breeziest” etc., makes me start to squirm. Still, it’s time to introduce myself as I’m pretty … Continue reading

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Pit and Siz

My brother Bob was one of the most fun loving people you’d ever want to meet and it was mainly through him that the Shane family “language” took flight. Bob died in 1973 at the young age of 45 years … Continue reading

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BEANS

I’ve always loved animals and our family had many different kinds of pets while I was growing up: cats and sometimes litters of kittens, rabbits, chickens, and DOGS! The one pet that stands out above all was our dog “Beans”. … Continue reading

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