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The Walkers in the 1895 Minnesota State Census

Article by Jan Leonard…thank you Jan! In the ten year period between the two censuses the three oldest daughters,  Margaret (Aunt Millie). Mary  Emma (Aunt Em) and Jane Ann (Aunt Ann) had all married.  William and Jane (Jeanne) were on … Continue reading

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The Thirteenth Walker Child?

Hi Everyone, This article was donated by cousin Jan Leonard. Thank you Jan for this interesting post which raises some new questions about the Walker family. I hope all our readers will enjoy  this family mystery. ++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++ Those of us … Continue reading

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2013 in review

The WordPress.com stats helper monkeys prepared a 2013 annual report for this blog. Here’s an excerpt: A San Francisco cable car holds 60 people. This blog was viewed about 2,200 times in 2013. If it were a cable car, it … Continue reading

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Who are We?

Among the items a family leaves behind are often a group of unidentified pictures, right?  I spend a lot of time sitting here scratching my head, looking at faces to see who the person resembles, checking their hair style and … Continue reading

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Samels Family Photo Album

Hello to Samels cousins and interested friends, I’ve added a gallery slide show of  Samels pictures in  my collection.  Special thanks to my Minnesota cousins, Pat, Loretta and Marie for sharing their Samels family photographs. Some pictures are a bit … Continue reading

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Frank and Jean Shane, A Love Story

Hello to All, I’ve recently undertaken a clean-up, re-organize and re-write for my blogs …oh my… it’s taking awhile.  But yesterday I did finish a re-write of my parents story: Frank and Jean Shane, A Love Story and have posted … Continue reading

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2012 in review

The WordPress.com stats helper monkeys prepared a 2012 annual report for this blog. Here’s an excerpt: 600 people reached the top of Mt. Everest in 2012. This blog got about 4,100 views in 2012. If every person who reached the … Continue reading

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