Monthly Archives: April 2009

Madness Monday of a Different Sort

For today’s Madness Monday I have decided to not search for an individual or a family, but see if any of my fellow genealogists can help me figure out a bit of a mystery! Before I have even wrapped things … Continue reading

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Smile for the Camera ~ A Noble Life

This photo portrays the two things held most dear to my ancestors.  Family and farming the land, and in my opinion, nothing could show more nobility than those two facets combined as they are in this photo. William Conrad “Con” … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday Henry Highland!

Today marks the 195th anniversary of the birth of Henry Highland Corel.  Henry was born on April 2, 18141 in Tazewell County, Virginia.  Henry was the second child and first son born to Rebecca Oney and William Corel. Henry Highland … Continue reading

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