2011-10-25 Just chatting!
Khathu: hello seventies
Seventies Soulchild: hello Khathu how are you ?
Khathu: fine and you
Seventies Soulchild: good Hey Selma
Khathu: Hello Ms. Selma
Selma: Good evening seventies..and Khathu.. Had my flu shot today...
AYWalton: good evening all.
Selma: Evening AY
Seventies Soulchild: Hey AYWalton
Khathu: Hello AYWalton
AYWalton: howdy Ms. Selma, khathu, Soulchile. how is everyone, tonight?
Seventies Soulchild: Doing well. A little chilly...
Selma: Khathu...have a question.When we talked Lorenza Williams last year, did you say that they were not living with him? Got a flu shot today, feeling a little off
AYWalton: I don't take flu shots---don't want to get the flu. lol
Seventies Soulchild: ditto AYWalton
Selma: Oh jeez...
AYWalton: so many folks get sick when they get the shot.
Seventies Soulchild: Yes we have people coughing and sneezing all up in my office work space. uh uh... stay home. lol
Selma: You need a mask seventies
Seventies Soulchild: jhonora I really do.... lol
jhonora: Evening AYWalton, Khathu, Selma, Seventies Soulchild
AYWalton: hey hey hey it's honoray!
Selma: Evening jhonora
jhonora: Evening all!
Khathu: I think my gg grandmother and her sister were either the children from his first marriage or from an outside relationship
AYWalton: we missed you jhonora in Ft. Wayne!
jhonora: I was sorry to miss it also, I will make all attempts to be in SLC
Selma: OK thats what I thought I remembered..
jhonora: AY, I have been reading about the Mosaic Templars since I saw your session title, very interesting.
Khathu: according to oral history, they were raised by a white family. unfortunately the name of the white family was not passed down
Seventies Soulchild: okay that sounds very interesting
Selma: So have you gotten all your rest AY
AYWalton: sort of. Still tired, but I got some sleep last night. slept late for 2 days in a row. lol Jhonora the Mosaic templars are everywhere.
Seventies Soulchild: I hear you AYWalton... I was there last week.
AYWalton: and the other groups---some are quite amazing. Like the Royal Circle of Friends.
jhonora: I really enjoy our negro societies, just wish they left more minutes, etc.
Selma: I love the names
AYWalton: I don't try to get the records----many don't exist---but there are other ways to get the fascinating histories.
jhonora: Yes, the charters and newspaper mentions yield a lot of info
AYWalton: and several of the groups have fascinating histories which can be found online. Oh don't forget the webinar for ProfessorDru. that is tomorrow at 2pm if you have time.
Selma: Oh thank you for reminding me...
AYWalton: Or you can catch it archived.
jhonora: On GeneaBloggers?
AYWalton: On LegacyFamilyTree.com and it is free.
Selma: Did the word FREE shock everyone into silence
Seventies Soulchild: I was on a webinar earlier this evening lol
AYWalton: lol I think it did, Selma
Seventies Soulchild: It bored the beejeezus out of me! lol
AYWalton: oh that's not good, On the phone with ProfessorDru. She say's hello. She is in a pre-webinar mode.
Seventies Soulchild: It was basically about how to use Facebook. oh good
AYWalton: she is tweaking power point etc.
Seventies Soulchild: ok
AYWalton: well folks I have to run, have a great evening.
Seventies Soulchild: night AYWalton Hello deannie
deannie: Evening all I guess I'm a little late
Seventies Soulchild: Yep just a little... :}
Selma: Evening deannie
deannie: I want to let everyone know how I love the conference..in Ft Wayne
Selma: So glad to hear that deannie
deannie: I learrdn a lot and meet a lot of new gen...... So many things to do on the computer....new websites....great stuff
Seventies Soulchild: oh yes lots
deannie: Hi Daviss
Daviss: Hi there deannie, jhonora, khathu, selma and Seventies!!
Selma: Evening Daviss...warmed up yet?
jhonora: Hi Daviss
Seventies Soulchild: daviss with 2 sses lol
Daviss: lol Selma its a cool 83 right now
deannie: Hi History
HistoryBuff: Hey everyone
Daviss: hello HistoryBuff
Selma: Evening HistoryBuff
Seventies Soulchild: ugh now is the time we can't stand Phoencians lol hi historybuff
vknGA: Howdy to all
Khathu: Hello HistoryBuff, vkn, daviss
HistoryBuff: Hey VknGA
Seventies Soulchild: vknGA
Daviss: wiping my tears seventies
Selma: Evening vkn
Daviss: hello vknGa Sup deannie? lol
Seventies Soulchild: sure Daviss lol
deannie: Nothing here....what about you.....I will send you the picutures tomorrow...great to see you
Daviss: lol seventies ok thanks deannie..Did you learn anything new at the conference?
deannie: yes...there are so many websites that I must check out...I'm still new to genealogy...so everytime I go to a conference I come home with new eyes..
vknGA: Went to a book signing "The Accidental Slaveowner" by Mark Auslander about a slave owning bishop and the role of the Methodist church and Emory University in fostering slavery
deannie: Also, new and old friends
Khathu: good night everyone
Selma: So it wasn't that Accidenta?
Daviss: oh that sounds like a good book
vknGA: right selma
deannie: I was kick out...I'm on my niece's computer
HistoryBuff: Deannie, all of that is what you're suppose to take away ffrom the conference.
Daviss: Did you read through the book yet VknGa?
deannie: yes.....I wish I would have been able to attend other session but they were at the same time
Seventies Soulchild: Ok I have got to conserve my energy because I will be up late tomorrow night watching TVOne... lol
vknGA: Also the bishop had Kate as a sometime bed mate and the author and his students uncovered present day descends!
deannie: What's on TVOne
Daviss: who are they highlighting seventies
HistoryBuff: Don't fret, there will be another opportunity to attend those seminars.
Seventies Soulchild: So I'm going to skeedaddle. Also please check out the new updates for Ohio, and the updated SS death index.
vknGA: Not yet read the book Daviss
HistoryBuff: Cya 70s
Seventies Soulchild: Christopher Williams... *swoon* :}
vknGA: Just came in from the event
deannie: I know I'm saving my monies already lol
Daviss: one hit wonder seventies
Seventies Soulchild: Also Illinois has probate records on Family Search as well.
Daviss: nothing for Texas seventies?
Seventies Soulchild: No way Daviss. He was a member of the uptown record label. He had lots of hits. Godchild of Ella Fitzgerald
Seventies Soulchild: No nothing new for TX what that face Daviss?
Daviss: one hit wonder
Seventies Soulchild: He had several hits. AND he was just gorgeous. lol
Seventies Soulchild: Ask Tish about him... lol
Daviss: nope, she might tell me
Seventies Soulchild: lol
Selma: He is one I missed...LOL
Seventies Soulchild: He was like our Billy Eckstine. :}
Selma: Tell me something he sang
Seventies Soulchild: Who Billy Eckstine?
Daviss: lol lol lol you mean like our Billy Eckstine
Selma: No Williams I know Billy Eckstine
Seventies Soulchild: Hey I don't give you guys a hard time.. lol
Daviss: yoju prolly mean your Debarge
Seventies Soulchild: LOL Daviss you are terrible
Seventies Soulchild: All I see, Dreamin', also he was in New Jack City. Just gawgeous I tell ya! lol
Daviss: I rfan across the DC of George Forman today, the great of George who is not really in his line.. whew
vknGA: ProfDru has webinar tomorrow. Please sign up and not to forget we must support our own! Niters
Seventies Soulchild: huh? How did you come across that Daviss? When did you start doing genealogy for Galveston?
Daviss: I was doing a one by one look up in harrison County
Seventies Soulchild: ah ok
Daviss: Nope He is from Marshall
Seventies Soulchild: What about Jack Johnson?
HistoryBuff: Marshall, TX?
Daviss: now George Forman and jack Johnson are different peeps
Seventies Soulchild: OK I'm going for real... nite all. Oh I know that Daviss...
HistoryBuff: Bye 70s
Seventies Soulchild: Since you're coming across stuff... :}
Daviss: so where did you see Jack
Seventies Soulchild: Hey I'm asking the questions here... lol In Galveston, TX Ok nite all. Talk to you later Daviss
Daviss: yes HB George Forman is from Marshall
HistoryBuff: K Thnx
Daviss: I can't remember his birth name but he took the name of his mothers husband Forman
HistoryBuff: I'm signing off also. Gotta finish designing my father's invitation to his surprise 80th B-Day party. Good nite good folks.
Selma: Time for me to run too folks...have a great evening
deannie: Until we chat again...good nite......................