Posts Tagged ‘Love family’

All You Need Is Love

All You Need Is Love

I originally drafted this post for use on Valentine’s Day. But I’ve had my head buried in so many projects this year (beyond Jordan’s Journey) that the writing and research simply didn’t get done in time. Rather than wait until next year I thought I would go ahead and finish this off and post it […]


Connections: Pretty People at Puryear Woods

Connections: Pretty People at Puryear Woods

The Puryear family is a well known family of the Armuchee Valley area. While I do not descend from the Puryears directly, they do (like the Suttles) connect in my tree through marriage. Nancy Elizabeth Ward is my 3rd great grand aunt and she married Hamilton Young Puryear (1841-1903). Hamilton is a son of William […]


Get Your Green On: A Brief Look At My Irish Ancestry

Get Your Green On: A Brief Look At My Irish Ancestry

Today is the day we all look for a bit of Irish in ourselves. We wear green, go out to eat, and throw back a pint (or 10, perhaps, if you’re really Irish). I personally like to spin some Cranberries, SinĂ©ad O’Connor, and U2. Historically, of course, these celebrations are rooted in Christian tradition and […]