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Family Story Minute Tutorial: Make a Short Family History Video Story

I was inspired this past February (See Join Me For Family Story Minute) to make short, multimedia family history stories…

Sunday Story: Dwight the Poet

Happy Grandparent’s Day 2016! My grandfather, Dwight Percy Farnworth, was a man of many trades and talents. One thing I…

To Honor My Grandfather on #PurpleHeartDay

In early 1944, a Mormon farm boy from Idaho named Dwight Percy Farnworth was called up to duty in the…

Sunday Story: A Beautiful Marriage

Walter and Billee Corn settled into happy family life once Walter returned from WWII. They enjoyed a beautiful marriage. This…

Sunday Story: The Life and Ministry of Reverend Joseph John Finlay Jr.

Joseph John Finlay Jr. was born in Ireland and immigrated to the United States at the age of 19. He…

Sunday Story: A Gal in the Marines

During WWII, nearly 350,000 women served in the Airforce, Army, Coast Guard, Navy and Marines in support services to free…

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….

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…

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