Olof Persson Stillé was born in 1610 on this lovely estate where his father had a position of some importance.Read more.
It’s always so interesting to open up Ancestry.com on a Sunday morning and find some new record hint attached toRead more.
Go with Grace
9 September 1930 Beeville, Texas – 30 July 2015 Victoria Texas I look into these eyes and see myself staringRead more.
I have enjoyed looking at the photos and quotes published by Garden & Gun magazine this month — advice thatRead more.
John Ford’s Point
Though hobbled by injuries received in the Painted Desert, I was still able to enjoy a photo tour of MonumentRead more.
Hot time in the old town
Wirt, Oklahoma – Christmas Day in 1920 This virtual shanty town was thrown together to house an influx of oilRead more.
Goodbye, old friend …
Stephen Paul Turco (1942-2012) Our old Army buddy and Ron’s platoon leader from Fort Hood, Texas. He reminded us often thatRead more.
Granny was a Gem
My grandmother, whose name I share, was widowed on this date (March 27) in 1934, and left with two childrenRead more.
Thanks to Carlos …
March 27, 1836 Mexican soldados murdered Texicans who had defended the garrison at La Bahia. A few managed to escapeRead more.
Remember the Alamo!
It’s been 176 years since the Mexicans scaled the walls of the Alamo in San Antonio, bringing death to aboutRead more.