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 morning I started researching my Turner ancestors, who I had previously traced back to DeKalb County, Tennessee (1850 Federal Census). I found all of the federal censuses, slave schedules, and IRS tax assessment lists at ancestry and downloaded them. Next step was the Tennessee GenWeb site, then to DeKalb County. These folks have a …

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Denise from Family Matters has inspired me to update my WeRelate User Page. I had created one some time ago, but it had mostly been collecting cyber-dust (maybe even real dust!). Yesterday, I wrote a bit about myself and my research, and then listed the major surnames I am researching. I also uploaded my current …

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