|Jun 22||The tragic, untimely end of my great grandfather’s younger brother,...|
Someone sent August’s obituary to me via email, as printed in the Grant County Review on October 28, 1909. August L Fromke, residing on the old Patt Rabbitt farm south of Twin Brooks, died suddenly at his home last night. He has been a ...
|Jun 20||Another beautiful Seattle sunset|
The camera on this smartphone ain’t very good, but, hey, I know a few tricks. Just don’t tell anyone. ajh
|Jun 20||Great to see this, on the front page of the Sioux City Journal.|
Honoring and remembering our Civil War ancestors. ajh
|Jun 20||Reading the leftist press, you can learn a lot.|
“Scientists… particularly climate scientists—should be activists. The facts ‘should make them radical.’ … ‘For a scientist to say, ‘I’m a scientist, not an activist,’ that means they are a coward.’” ajh
|Jun 20||Shaftesbury, Dorset|
I may just have to visit sometime. ajh
|Jun 19||Mayflies over Lake Kampeska|
I don’t know much about mayflies, except that they’re related to dragonflies. Are they more of a nuisance? Are they more aggressive? I’ve never had a problem with a dragonfly. ajh
|Jun 19||I’m addicted to streaming video, be it YouTube or Amazon Prime.|
So these tips from the newspaper the other day are handy. Thanks, Seattle Times. ajh
|Jun 18||I love this photo of Mt. St. Helens erupting, even if it is fake.|
One of the Hill cousins, son of Clark, oldest brother of my grandfather, noticed it on Facebook. ajh
|Jun 14||“The media is complicit if they keep inciting, as opposed to inform...|
This isn’t some Alt-Right nut. This is coming from a Congressman representing a district in Michigan, Jack Bergman. ajh
|Jun 14||If Bill Maher was a Republican…|
|Jun 3||Register Now: DearMYRTLE Hangouts June 2017|
DearREADERS, Next month Mr. Myrt and I will be traveling, so let's hangout this month for some mighty special events. How about a two-part 家族 Japanese Family History Research presented by English speaking Japanese genealogy research special...
|May 19||A Fond Farewell|
|May 18||The Science Behind AncestryDNA -- #NGS2017GEN|
|May 17||UPDATE: Family Nexus App|
DearREADERS, One of my cousins, David Taylor, sent me the following new info about his Family Nexus App. That's the one that gets Ol' Myrt's Apple Watch buzzing when I drive down I-15 past places where our ancestors are bur ied. I think you are go...
|May 16||REGISTER NOW: DearMYRTLE's May 2017 hangouts|
DearREADERS, Thank-you for your patience as we've transitioned back into "normal" life, whatever that is. Coming up Wednesday will be our much anticipated D NAGen Study Group with Blaine Bettinger. We're playing catch up by featuring Ursula ...
|May 16||FamilySearch: A Global Experience at #NGS2017GEN|
|May 12||Darned Page Order|
|May 10||NGS Announces Tom Jones Documentation Book at #NGS2017GEN|
|May 10||Free Exhibit Hall at #NGS2017GEN|
|May 9||Review: Unofficial Ancestry.com Workbook|