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 spent most of the day looking at my great-grandmother Dovie C (Ruby) McBurnett Hall Stanley Epperson Priddy Bailey Copeland. Can you see my problem here? She wasn’t born with all those names, folks! “Everyone needs a hobby” and Dovie’s hobby seems to have been collecting husbands! I have definitively documented the existence of 5 …

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Yesterday I posted about my plan to upload my TiddlyWiki research notebook to my hosted site. I even found digestible instructions and everything. (You like that word?) Well, as usually happens when something sounds to good to be true, it was. In spite of those tasty directions, I couldn’t get my little wiki uploaded. Not …

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This evening was spent editing my grandfather’s real estate documents. These were originally downloaded and saved as .pdf files. Using PDF-XChanger Viewer, the .pdfs were exported as .jpgs, which made for some HUGE images. I’m not sure why the documents that the Tarrant County site hosted are so large, but they would make great wallpaper, …

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