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* LunchBunch

Start: 12:07:12
End: 13:11:09
Chatters: 3rdthawkins, AmosNY, AYWalton, deannie, freaainnc, Ingrid_Doweary, Khathu, passingiton, Selma, Seventies Soulchild, vicky

Seventies Soulchild: Good afternoon 3rd I see we are running on CPT this afternoon! lol

3rdthawkins: hello Seventies

vicky: hello 3rd and seventies!

3rdthawkins: hello vicky

Seventies Soulchild: hi vicky

vicky: Everyone ok today?

Seventies Soulchild: Tired and HOT from last night. It was 82 degrees last night at around midnight....

vicky: wow that is hot for you all I imagine

Seventies Soulchild: It was one of those nights where clothing wasn't even an option! lo lol

vicky: I hear ya seventies lol

Seventies Soulchild: One of my co-workers was caught up in that entire Jamaica shoot out thing

vicky: plenty of those nights here

Seventies Soulchild: They just returned today.

vicky: oh my! I bet that was scary

Seventies Soulchild: But y'all have central air, we have radiators... :( and ceiling fans... lol

vicky: no, I have an evap cooler

Seventies Soulchild: Yea I mean I heard last night that 300 people in the flats were killed.

3rdthawkins: hello Khahtu

Seventies Soulchild: Hi Khathu

vicky: my daughter has refrigeration but it does not really do any justice when it gets too hot

Khathu: hello everyone

vicky: hi khathu! do you have any kind of breeze off the ocean seventies

Seventies Soulchild: No, not even from the Hudson river... :(

vicky: hmmm

Seventies Soulchild: There was no breeze at all last night... I bet Khathu has central air... lol

vicky: heee hee

Khathu: naw..i have an a/c unit

vicky: heyyy deannie

Seventies Soulchild: hey deannie

3rdthawkins: hello deannie

deannie: Hi Lunch Bunch

Khathu: i just received a picture of my gg grandmother's sister and her obituary from a distant cousin i met off ancestry

Seventies Soulchild: Alright now that we've all caught up with our chatting, what's going on with everyone's genealogical research

3rdthawkins: great Khathu

deannie: Great

Seventies Soulchild: That's great!

Khathu: hello deannie

vicky: thats wonderful khathu, have you put it online yet?

Seventies Soulchild: Were you able to get any new information?

Khathu: i just put it online about 30 minutes ago

Seventies Soulchild: on the blog?

vicky: ok I will look in a min

Khathu: no...on i would encourage everyone to purchase a portable scanner

deannie: I received an invite to attend a reunion in Greenville,Ms in honor of my ggcousin that I talk too, she turned 96 this year so you know I'm there

Seventies Soulchild: I'm working on it... lol

Khathu: and take it with you when visiting relatives

vicky: deannie how was daughters prom? Did she have to get a rowboat to get out from mommys happy tears lol

Khathu: that is what she has done

Seventies Soulchild: Enjoy. Make sure you go to the museum out there...

vicky: dont forget to take a recorder deannie

3rdthawkins: hello Selma

Seventies Soulchild: Hello Selma

deannie: Prom was the greatest.....her dress was like the Barbie Holiday Doll of baby is all grown up....Graduation was yesterday....thank s for asking

vicky: is that her on the porch khathu

Selma: Good Thursday afternoon Lunchbunchers

vicky: hi Selma!

3rdthawkins: hello Ingrid

vicky: hi ingrid

Seventies Soulchild: Khathu, where is link to the new document?

Ingrid_Doweary: Hey 3rd, Deannie, Khathu, Selma, Seventies & Vicky. How are you all?

deannie: I have my gen things packed all the time....I'm military....I keep my things pack for quick trips

Khathu: it is at the bottom of the homepage

vicky: doing good ingrid thx..U

3rdthawkins: good Ingrid

Khathu: under recent photos

deannie: Hi Irngrid_Dowery

Selma: Afternoon Ingrid

Khathu: Hello Ingrid

vicky: khathu is that her with hands on hips

Khathu: Hello Selma

deannie: you if anyone is using the pen portable scanner

Seventies Soulchild: Ok thanks

Khathu: Yes that is Aunt Charlotte (Perkins) Barton

vicky: that is a great picture!!!!

Seventies Soulchild: Ok nice photo

Ingrid_Doweary: Penpower, Deannie?

Khathu: no i do not deannie

Seventies Soulchild: She looks happy!

deannie: Penpower?

3rdthawkins: great picture Khathu, good to see some one smiling for once...........seem like every picture from that era no one's smiling

Khathu: i purchased a cannon portable scanner which is very lightweight

3rdthawkins: she looks happy

vicky: khathu, I wonder who that is in the background

Khathu: the picture was most likely taken outside her home in Jewett, Texas

vicky: may be another relative

Khathu: i don't know vicky...

3rdthawkins: could that be her husband, or brother?

deannie: It's called the Iris Pen Scanner

Khathu: probably her brother

Ingrid_Doweary: Okay. Not family with Iris Pen Scanner.

vicky: khathu that looks like a lightening rod on the other side of the smoke pipe di you get the pen scanner deannie

3rdthawkins: oh, you have an Adelaide in your family too Khathu?

Khathu: yes...My ggg grandmother was named Adelaide as well as one of her grand daughters

deannie: I'm researching it gen buddy and I are going to purchase one together to see if work for or needs...about $100 total...if not we will take it back

3rdthawkins: hmmm, I have too myself, my grgr grandmother, and my grandfather's sister

vicky: is it supposed to get a full page document

Seventies Soulchild: Ok well I have a work event today, big party out on the lake.

3rdthawkins: two..........I see her name is spelled Adland.......that had to be fun seeing people spell that name

vicky: yeah yeah seventies lol

Khathu: thats on the death certificate

Seventies Soulchild: Don't hate because I have a job with perks... lol

vicky: lol lol

3rdthawkins: yeah

Seventies Soulchild: Ok folks gonna run. K

3rdthawkins: my grgr gm's name didn't get butchered that bad though

Selma: To heck with you have benefits... LOL

Seventies Soulchild: Got those too! lol

Ingrid_Doweary: Later 70s

Khathu: have a good one seventies

Seventies Soulchild: OK bye all

vicky: bye too late lol

Khathu: I would love to figure out who this young man is

Ingrid_Doweary: Was that for Soulchild or are you leaving just now. ?

vicky: you mean the informant no for 7 ingrid

Khathu: my grandmother's first cousin told me her father said it was one of his brothers

Ingrid_Doweary: Got it.

Khathu: but she does not remember which one

vicky: I see

Khathu: i obtain a copy of the picture when i was in Kansas City

passingiton: hi everyone

Selma: Afternoon passingiton

vicky: hi passingiton

Ingrid_Doweary: Hey Passingiton.

3rdthawkins: hello passingiton

deannie: Hi Passingiton

Khathu: i am referring to this picture it is the 7th picture in the slide show

Ingrid_Doweary: Was the bank form from the Freedmans Savings and Trust, Khathu?

Khathu: Yes it was

3rdthawkins: love that fro

passingiton: hi free

Selma: Afternoon free

freaainnc: Hi all!

vicky: hello free

Ingrid_Doweary: The gentlemen definitelyt appears to be related to Curtis Craig by way of resembled features. Hey Free.

freaainnc: whew! so much work right now! LOL

passingiton: phew, just got off the phone with GA vital records, the death cert I've been waiting on has finally been shipped! My book might not be a total wash

freaainnc: great passingiton!

3rdthawkins: hello free

Ingrid_Doweary: Good for you Passingiton

Selma: I am sure you are relieved passingiton

freaainnc: Just finished talking to someone at the library today who is researching FPOC in NC and told them about afrigeneas and lunch bunch chat!

passingiton: I am, hopefully it will break some walls, FYI, GA is backlogged

Selma: Is this for the family reunion..

vicky: good passingiton.

Selma: What surname is are the researching free?

passingiton: yes it is, and getting ppl to contribute pics is like pulling teeth, I refuse to beg so I'll go with what I have since I've committed to it

Selma: are they?

freaainnc: I'm always surprised about how many people out here do NOT know about afrigeneas!

Selma: Are you going to the renuion...

freaainnc: Selma: today they were researching Anderson, but sounds like also Hicks and Pettiford, all FPOC surnames here

passingiton: God willing

vicky: khathu where do the Dunbars live

Khathu: Freestone County, Texas

Selma: Do those surnames appear in Heinnegs material?

vicky: wondering if they are connected with the Pattersons in Harrison County

freaainnc: yeah, but they aren't back far enough to be in the book

deannie: I tell the people in my gen a lot of them are older and do not want to chat....I would show some but the building for the meeting doex not have WIFI....

freaainnc: They are only as far back as 1850 right now but they had never heard of Heinegg either so I make sure they knew about his website and books

passingiton: aww man, I have to run, I'll be here tomorrow, you all take care

freaainnc: bye Passington

3rdthawkins: ok pass

Selma: Have a great day

freaainnc: wb khathu

Ingrid_Doweary: WB Khathu

deannie: Hi freaainnc

Khathu: vicky - i can ask my cousin since the dunbars married into the family

freaainnc: hi deannie :)

Khathu: plus she is a direct descendant of the dunbars

vicky: I wonder if the place has some type of projector you could use deannie where you can do a poweroint with your pics

Ingrid_Doweary: Hey Amos

freaainnc: hi Amos!

3rdthawkins: hello Amos

AmosNY: Hello lunch bunch buddies!

vicky: yes khathu, and I know that some also came to arizona also from that bunch

Selma: Afternoon Amos

vicky: Hello AmosNY!

AmosNY: I was caught up by the Coming to the

Khathu: okay

AmosNY: Table program.

vicky: share AmosNY

deannie: I'm working on that now.....I think that a good idea for me to do that at one of our meeting...

AmosNY: Has everyone checked it out?

freaainnc: never heard of it

vicky: I have not !

Ingrid_Doweary: I haven't heard of it either.

freaainnc: lol vicky! you said that with conviction! LOL

AmosNY: The philosophy seems to follow Nelson Mandela's idea to put hatred aside and recognize each other as human beings and we are all connected. Its on our sign in page on the upper right.

vicky: cant really type free lol so dont read anything into what I say, especially when I spell

freaainnc: that sounds cool LOL vicky!

AmosNY: lol lol

Ingrid_Doweary: Hey Amos, I see how you got up in it.

vicky: and today I have my doubles on so I cant see either

freaainnc: doubles?

Ingrid_Doweary: Where is the Eastern Menonite University located, Amos?

AmosNY: Ingrid,I'm thinking PA.

vicky: yep free and I am not shame! lol two broken pair of glasses. the one I can see out of better, the handles are missing. Sooooo I put then on top of the one with the handles via tape and bread tie.

freaainnc: oy! I need to get back to work! soooo much to do and only 1.5 days to do it! *sigh* wish I hadn't procrastinated so much in tha past! LOL


freaainnc: LOL vicky!!!


vicky: hahahaha will get to the dollar store later when chat is over

freaainnc: do you pop the lenses out of the other pair at least?

Selma: You need to post a picture we can get the full effect

freaainnc: yes! I agree with Selma!

vicky: see how much you guys mean to me. lol

AmosNY: me too

vicky: I granddaughter just shook her head just now

freaainnc: Vicky, no offense, but that sounds like the ultimate geek look! LOL

AYWalton: Good afternoon, all.

Selma: Afternoon AY

AmosNY: Heyy Angela!

Khathu: Hello AYWalton

freaainnc: but agree with selma, we need to SEE it lol

vicky: she said she is not riding to the store with me with these doubles on lol

freaainnc: hi Selma

vicky: heyyy AYWalton!

freaainnc: I mean AY lol

Ingrid_Doweary: Hey AY. Amos, EMU is located in Harrisburg, VA

AYWalton: hello 3rd, AmosNY, deannie, freaainnc, Ingrid_Doweary, khathu, Ms. Selma, Ms. Vicky!

AmosNY: Thanks Ingrid!

Selma: Buy more then 1 when you go and stash em around the house..thats what I do..

deannie: Hi AYWalton

Selma: and I still can't fnd em when I need them.. LOL

vicky: too bad Selma, when they broke in my house they stole my camera

Selma: Oh yes..the robbery..did they ever catch the folks

3rdthawkins: Hello AY and wb INgrid

freaainnc: really vicky? your house was broken into??? so sorry to hear that!

AYWalton: vicky buy about 5 pairs of readers at the dollar store, and like Selma said, stash them around the house.

vicky: no not a peep Sel

AYWalton: Near the computer, in the bedroom, in the kitchen, laundry room, wherever you are, put them there.

Ingrid_Doweary: Sorry folks. Amos, the Shenadoah Valley was the Virgina hint for me.

AYWalton: That's what I do.

AmosNY: okay Ingrid

vicky: I will buy a couple more than what I usually buy

freaainnc: Ok folks, now I really have to go

Selma: I bought my sister in law some 6.0 strength...they have them in the catalog

vicky: ok bye free 6.0 wow!

AYWalton: Amos were you talking about the Coming to the Table program at EMU?

AmosNY: Bye free

Ingrid_Doweary: Thanks 3rd. Sorry to hear that Vicky

AYWalton: Selma I thought anything over 3.0 was eye doctor territory.

vicky: thx ingrid

AmosNY: yes Angela

AYWalton: Wow--I would not even know where to find something that strong, Selma.

Selma: They are in the "senior citizen" catalog I got...4.0, 5.0 and 6.0

AYWalton: my goodness!!

Selma: She has real glasses too...

AYWalton: what catalog was that? (as an aspiring senior citizen. ) lol

Selma: Golden Violen... Violin

vicky: hehehe@AyWalton

Selma: You pay your AARP get all kinds of stuff..some are quite interesting.. LOL

AYWalton: wow I never knew. Been resisting AARP since they sent me stuff when I turned 40 saying "hi there". I was determined NOT to admit to aging.

Ingrid_Doweary: Stepping away. Will return shortly.

Selma: Give it up AY...time waits for no man or Woman

3rdthawkins: they have been send mail with my name on it, only the middle initial is wrong

AYWalton: sigh.........true.

3rdthawkins: send=sending

AmosNY: I got mad with AARP when they started sending me their stuff when I turned 49 many,many years ago.

3rdthawkins: I'm only 30

Khathu: have a great day everyone

Selma: I actually enjoy their newsletter...

3rdthawkins: bye Khathu

AYWalton: looking at that vioin site----lot's of things about sleeping issues.

Selma: Oh the youngun's are leaving Foot care, sitting, standing...LOL

AmosNY: Selma,they still have to work.

Selma: Back pain.. Somebody has to pay for Social on

vicky: lol I sure put my time in and then some

Selma: LOL

AYWalton: I love those jumbo size post-it notes.

3rdthawkins: well, have a good day everyone

AYWalton: 8 1/2 x 11 inch post its!

Selma: See I told you they have interesting things... LOL

AYWalton: that is kind of fun!

AmosNY: Vicky,I got out at 53 due to my then disability.

Selma: they have a security stamp you can block out your name from all the junk mail you you don't have to shred..bought one for my mom

AYWalton: that's a nice idea.

Selma: She was trying to shred piles of stuff...

vicky: understanding that AmosNy

AmosNY: If I didn't get junk mail I would get no mail at all. lol lol

AYWalton: lol

AmosNY: The last two days that's all I have received.

deannie: Have a great day and do Genealogy everyday that ends with day

Selma: Better then bills

AYWalton: quite true. Well folks I better run, got things to do and places to go. LOL

AmosNY: How true. lol

AYWalton: have a great day everyone.

Selma: Well excuse me...

vicky: cya lol

AmosNY: bye Angela

Selma: You have a great day too....I gotta run too...

AYWalton: take care.

vicky: lol us next huh AmosNY

AmosNY: So long Vicky.

vicky: byeeeee

18 Dec 2002 :: 1 Feb 2009
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