Monday, September 16, 2013

Leaving the south

I was thinking about the circumstances and events surrounding my ancestors that made them decide to leave their place of residence in the south for a new home in the north. How did they travel?  unlike today, I don't think that people back then just decided to move because they needed or wanted a change of scenery or climate. I believe it was hardship, the need of work and searching for a dream, a better way of life for their family.

4 comments:

  1. Welcome to the Blogging Community Denise. Im glad to see you here. Im looking forward to reading all about your Research and Family History. Happy Ancestral Hunting!!!!

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  2. I've been thinking about the same thing with my family and have written about it on my blog. I've just started looking at it again in the last week.

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  3. YES! Thank you so much Denise, your blog is wonderfully inspirational.

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  4. Thank you. I am really enjoying blogging!

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