Ruth's Genealogy

“And in the end, it's not the years in your life that count. It's the life in your years.”

This is so cooooollllllllll!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! I stopped at Walmart this afternoon and picked up a SanDisk 4GB flash drive to download RootsMagic to. At $14.99, that’s quite a bargain! Flash drives have gotten so cheap. The first one I ever owned was just 256 K and I think I paid $20 for it (a long time …

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I can honestly say that I have tried just about every genealogy database program available for a Windows PC, several versions with most. About a year ago I tried RootsMagic and really liked it. So much so that I deleted all the other programs off my computer and almost lost my ex-husband’s database entirely! (I …

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I’m so excited! When I got home from work last night (actually 1:30 this morning), I found an email from Ruth from Carter Co, OK, a very nice RAOGK (Random Acts of Genealogical Kindness) volunteer, containing the marriage certificate of Dovie McBurnett and Husband-#-1-And-My-Great-Grandfather William Earl Hall! Also, a couple of days ago I found …

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Wesley Paul McBurnett Co K, 141st Inf Born Nov 20, 1895 Died in France Oct 8, 1918 “Died on the field of battle, ‘Twas noble thus to die, God smiles on valiant soldiers, His record is on high.” McAlister Cemetery Overbrook, Love, OK (courtesy Find A Grave)

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