2018 Genealogy Resolutions

It’s that time of year again for Genealogy Resolutions.  I don’t make resolutions like lose 20 pounds, or exercise more.  But I do make ones for my genealogy, and for the most part, I tend to stick to them.  2017 was a rough year.  My Father-in-law became sick in late March and passed away in… Continue reading 2018 Genealogy Resolutions

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Of Pardons, Poisons and Plaintiffs: Stephen Bennett (Part 3 of 3)

Our road system was very different in 1898 than it is today in Tennessee. Roads have to be paid for and so toll booths were set up on different parts of the road and when you came to that person’s toll booth, you paid a small amount to travel on the road.  The tolls paid… Continue reading Of Pardons, Poisons and Plaintiffs: Stephen Bennett (Part 3 of 3)