Category Archives: Wright

It really is like a box of chocolates…

I love this video. It is one of the reasons why I finally did my Ancestry DNA test. One of the many reasons why I think everyone should have their DNA tested.   I absolutely love all the Ancestry.com DNA … Continue reading

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President Washington connection link…

http://www.countygenweb.com/txshelby/brittain_william.htm

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My Connection to President/General George Washington…

Starting with my Grandmother: Annie Elizabeth Lane Brittain was born 6 August 1892 In Shelby County Texas. She married William Pearl Latham 16 October 1910 In Shelby County. Annie and Pearl had five children. They divorced in 1944. Pearl remarried … Continue reading

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Honoring our Revolutionary War ancestors…

Please meet three of our Revolutionary War ancestors: PVT William Noel Battles, PVT John O’Quin and CPT John Wright III Noel Battles volunteered for service during the Revolutionary War.  This should come as no surprise as Noel descends from strong … Continue reading

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