Ruth's Genealogy

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

I just mailed the request for Crist Carrico’s death certificate! I sorta forgot, I guess. Too much excitement! Anyway, that’s in the mail and on the way, so in about 4 weeks (if I filled out the money order correctly!) or less, maybe I’ll know a bit more about him. That’s if the state of …

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After I found my great-great grandfather Crist H Carrico in the Online New Mexico Death Index, I then sent an email through the organization Random Acts of Genealogical Kindness (RAOGK) to a researcher in Lea County, New Mexico. This very nice gentleman, David, immediately wrote me back with the name of the cemetery where my …

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Wow, I have gotten so many articles from! 50 so far, including: obits from the Dallas Morning News for my great-great grandfather Miles F Stanley from 1935 and my great-great-great grandfather Dr Nathan B Kennedy from 1897, a ghost story from Dr Kennedy, a story of attempted blackmail against Mile F Stanley, and even …

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