The Third Man

On July 4, 1864, the day that my great-grandfather turned five years old, the town that he lived in, Marietta…

Mom & Dad 1967

This is really strange, but the other day, I received a letter from my sister-in-law. In the envelope was the…

Dallas City Directories

After discovering that I have free access to the library edition of MyHeritage, it would appear that I have caught…

Dr. L. J. DeBacker

Ever since I discovered that I have free access to a number of on-line archives through the local Clark County…

Memorial Day Remembrances

According to its Wikipedia article, the origins of Memorial Day are complex. There is debate as to whether Memorial Day…