52 Ancestors in 52 Weeks

52 Ancestors #40 Mary Reeves

Amy Johnson Crow introduced the 52 Ancestors in 52 Weeks challenge on her No Story Too Small blog in 2014. This year she continued the challenge, but also added a weekly theme.  This week, the theme is October: What ancestor has a birthday or anniversary in October? The ancestor I have chosen is my great grandmother Mary Reeves.  Mary… Continue reading 52 Ancestors #40 Mary Reeves

52 Ancestors in 52 Weeks

52 Ancestors (2015) #17 John James Marr

Amy Johnson Crow introduced the 52 Ancestors in 52 Weeks challenge on her No Story Too Small blog in 2014.  This year she continued the challenge, but also added a weekly theme.  This week’s theme is “Prosper”.  Which ancestor has a rags-to-riches story? Which ancestor prospered despite the odds? I have chosen my mum’s uncle… Continue reading 52 Ancestors (2015) #17 John James Marr