"Who are their People? My grandmother used to ask me this whenever we discussed anyone. She wanted to know family connections. Like her I want to know "My People". This blog is about that discovery.

Sunday, July 20, 2014

This Week On My Family History Calendar

July 20-July 26

July 22~
 The 139th birthday of my Paternal Step-Great Grandmother and Great Great Aunt, Margaret Ann Thames Hudson (1875-1960).  Annie was the daughter of Benjamin Thomas Thames (1854-1931) and Margaret Frances Gibson (1854-1929) of Clarendon County,SC. She was also the sister of my Great Grandmother Louvinia Blanche Thames Hudson.  This day also marks the 54th anniversary of Annie's death in Alcolu, Clarendon, SC. She is buried in Home Branch Cemetery, Paxville, Clarendon, SC.

July 23~
   My maternal 3rd Great Grandfather, Thomas Phillip Roberts (1830-1893),  would have been 184 years old on this day.  He was born in Richland County, SC to Phillip Roberts (1798-1852) and Mary Ann Evans (1800-) .

July 25~

 Alice Cook Vaughn (1774-1859), my paternal 5th Great Grandmother, was born 250 years ago to Samuel Cook and Alice Dargan, possibly in the Sumter, SC area.

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Sunday, July 13, 2014

This Week On My Family History Calendar

July 13-19

July 13~
My Maternal Great Great Grandmother would be celebrating her 130th birthday on this day. Bessie Mae Eargle Price (1884-1943) was born in Edisto Hills, Aiken, SC. She was the daughter of George David Eargle (1827-1888) and Elvira America Booth (1834-1898).

July 19~
 The 85th death anniversary of my Paternal Great Great Grandmother Margaret Frances "Fannie" Gibson Thames (1854-1929). Fannie's cause of death is listed on her death certificate as "Cancer of the stomach".  She is buried in Home Branch Cemetery in Paxville, Clarendon County, SC.

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