When we turn our hearts to our ancestors, something changes inside of us. We feel part of something greater than ourselves~Russell M. Nelson

Sunday, May 18, 2014

This Week On My Family History Calendar

May 18-May 24

May 18~
 Phillip Roberts III (1798-1852), my Paternal 4th Great Grandfather, would be celebrating his 216th birthday on this day. Born in Kershaw County,SC, Phillip was the son of Phillip Roberts (1763-1854) and Sarah Kirtley (1765-1838). 

May 22~
  The 158th anniversary of the birth of my Paternal Great Great Grandfather, George Phillip Roberts (1856-1930). George was the son of Thomas Phillip Roberts (1830-1893) and Eliza Atiza Brazell (1836-1890) and was born in Columbia, Richland,SC.

  My Paternal Great Great Grandfather, Jubal Ransom Early (1888-1964) was born 126 years ago in Elmwood, Iredell,NC.
 Jubal was the son of Ransom Taylor Early (1829-1888) and Ellen Caroline Martin (1850-1926).

May 24~
  Benjamin Thomas Thames (1854-1931), my Paternal Great Great Grandfather, was born 160 years ago, possibly in the Clarendon County,SC area. He was the son of Thomas Lemuel Thames (1827-1863) and Rebecca Stukes (1830-1870).

Are we kin? Please contact me! Let's work together to find our people!

©Cheri Hudson Passey


  1. what a fantastic idea! would it be alright if i did something similar?

    1. Please do! Doing this has enabled me to connect with others researching the same names! Thanks so much reading my blog post and for taking the time to leave a comment, I really appreciate it! Good luck with your own Family History Calendar!