This blog is dedicated to my maternal Grandmother, Margaret Doyle James, who never stopped talking about the ancestors. Here you will find my maternal and paternal sides of the family who trace their roots to Virginia, Iowa, Texas, Oklahoma, Missouri and Arkansas. As well as my husband's family who have roots in Tennessee, Alabama, North and South Carolina. I wanted to share the history of our families, their stories, and hopefully connect with cousins.
I hope that you will follow me on my journey as I trace
my family and tell their story. And hopefully inspire others to do the