Category Archives: Smith

The Smith Family Bible

It all started with the appearance of a message from someone named Brian who contacted me through Ancestry.com: April 29, 2017 Phinney Bible with Family Name Information      Leslie, I bought a Phinney Bible as an antique book. I found names … Continue reading

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Wilson Spencer, 1835-1926

WILSON SPENCER, 1835-1926 Wilson Spencer was born in Herkimer County, New York, on October 25, 1835. He was the second of three sons of Richard and Polly (Smith) Spencer. Richard and Polly had both been born and raised in Herkimer … Continue reading

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Road Trip 2011

I was excited to take another extended road trip, not only to enjoy the company of my parents on an adventure together, but to make research stops at some of the areas that have turned up in the past couple … Continue reading

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Lucinda gets a surname

In genealogy there are always dead ends, or brick walls. Some of our dead ends right now include Alexander Eastlick, Caleb Lewis, Jacob Conner, Mary (Ward) Goodykoontz, Nancy (Carr) Spencer and Ephraim Leasure. But in recent months and years we … Continue reading

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