Ruth's Genealogy

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

My grandmother had a close friend named Jennie V. Teague (Nanny calls her Jennie V and for the longest time I thought Jennie V was one word, Jennivee!). Jenny V could make anything ceramic! And I mean anything. We all have little gadgets, like spoon-holders, cups, and scrub-pad holders, made by Jennie V. populating our …

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Priscilla Parker Chappell was my fourth great-grandmother (through my Stanley line), married to 4GGF Miles Chappell. Today I found this headstone at Find-A-Grave, courtesy of Francis Bowen Frost. Thanks Francis! “Priscilla Chappell, Born Apr. 10. 1797. Died Aug. 27. 1889. Aged 92 Yrs 4 Mos. & 17 D’s” Sterling Cemetery Tuscaloosa County, Alabama


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