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The Family Farm

These are so much fun to play with – this time I used my photo of a pocket watch, a texture, and three old family photos:  the family farmhouse and 1915 Cadillac, Aunt Barb, and my Dad with the horses.

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Daniel Pierce (1814 – 1902)

In my grandfather’s 1902 diary on April 27th he wrote about the death of “Grandpa Pierce” – this was Daniel Pierce, actually my grandfather’s great-grandfather.  Below is a transcript of his lengthy obituary.  My copy doesn’t give a source, but … Continue reading

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On Grandpa Claycomb’s Birthday

He was born 126 years ago in Illinois.

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