Our 11th (and 12th) great-grandfather Anthony Needham I passed on this week 373 years ago.
Persian Longhairs are true lounge lizards!
The famous “Give Me Liberty Or Give Me Death” speech, delivered on March 23, 1775 by Patrick Henry to the Second Virginia Revolutionary Convention meeting at St. John’s Church, Richmond, Va.
Daffy-down-dilly is come up to town, / In her yellow petticoat and her green gown.
Our 2nd and 3rd great-grandfather George Mulford, who passed away today 95 years ago, lived close to the Ohio River, on the WV side.
Performed by the Purcell Quartet
Nobody would have called our 2nd and 3rd great-grandfather ‘Franziskus Xaverius’. In his hometown Haaren, he would have been known as ‘Reelen’s Xaver’.
This week 206 years ago, our 3rd (and 4th) great-grandfather Bücker passed away.
If you are looking for something to read in a meditative way during the next 40 days, try Tolkien’s ‘Leaf by Niggle’.
People endure much in life. Let us not forget them and their stories.