The Finlay Family

Finding Our Ancestors, and Sharing Their Stories

Month: April 2016

Photo Friday: A Sketch of the Humphries

This sketch of James W. and Nancy Annie (Prentiss) Humphrey was part of the photo collection of Juaneitha Wilson Wiltbank….

School+Genealogy: Our Civil War Ancestors

  This past month, the children and I have been focusing on the history of the U.S. Civil War. Now…

Sunday Story: Called Apart

My great-grandparents, Percy and Nora (Presnell) Farnworth, were called to serve a mission for their church as a newlywed couple….

Photo Friday: Nancy Annie Prentiss

This photo of Nancy Annie Prentiss may be a wedding portrait from the mid to late 1880s. Nancy married James…

An Ideal Match: The Salesman & The Musician

This post is part of the Donohoo Descendancy Project. Annie M. Sanford married Howard H. Donohoo, a son of Michael…

Sunday Story: Separated by War

This week’s #FamilyStoryMinute recounts the newlywed years of Walter and Billee (Barton) Corn, who wed just before the United States…

Photo Friday: Walter Corn’s WWII photos

We are fortunate to have a sizeable collection of my grandfather, Walter Fredric Corn’s WWII photos. He served in the…

Miss Annie M. Sanford: Accomplished Woman Musician of Georgia

This post is part of the Donohoo Descendancy Project. Annie M. Sanford married Howard H. Donohoo, a son of Michael…

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