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 29, 2016

This Week On My Family History Calendar

May 29-June 4

May 31~
Margaret Frances "Fannie" (Gibson) Thames (1854-1929), my paternal 3rd Great Grandmother, was born 162 years ago in Clarendon County, South Carolina. She was the daughter of Benjamin Reese Gibson (1824-1907) and Margaret Cantey (Walker) Gibson (1830-1900).

Fannie Thames
Original Owned by the Author
©Cheri Hudson Passey

June 4~
   My maternal Great Great Grandfather, William A. McManus (1854-1914), would have been celebrating his 162 birthday on this day. William was born in South Carolina, but the exact place and his parent's names are unknown at this time. 

Signature of William A. McManus
From 1914 Letter
©Cheri Hudson Passey

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