vkn: Howdy all I am in and out of the room Hello J_Mark Lowe and how are you
J_Mark Lowe: Hoping this is not last show Good otherwise
vkn: J_Mark Lowe that would be sad but it seems likely. Have you heard any new newd
bbenn: Hello J Mark Lowe and vkn!
vkn: Howdy bbenn will this be the last show
J_Mark Lowe: Hey all. They are shopping the show to other networks. Likely will survive.
vkn: Tree was a stump lol
bbenn: lol lol
J_Mark Lowe: ... a stump. G YEAH vkn
vkn: Born in Albany GA where I call home or at least one place I call home Howdy Kelo1
keli1: hello to all
J_Mark Lowe: Hi Keli
bbenn: Hi Keli1
vkn: Howdy Keli1
keli1: Vkn, are you a Georgia girl?
vkn: accent is deep
J_Mark Lowe: Nathan is great researcher.
keli1: oh yea, when I lived in Tallahassee, locals had the deep accents
vkn: Yes from 1948 Keli but before then Alabana
bbenn: At least we can see a logical process used to search for her ancestors...
keli1: she has a nice macbook, lol
bbenn: looks like my macbook:}
vkn: The best book of all Keli lol
vkn: hmmmmm Howdy Selma
J_Mark Lowe: Hey Selma
bbenn: Hi Selma
Nadasue: Evening friends.
bbenn: Hi Nadasue
Selma: Good evening everyone bbenn, Mark low, keli, Nadasue and vkn
vkn: J_Mark Lowe who are they trying to farm the show out to. any idea
Nadasue: They've been moving pretty quickly through Paula's beeswax, huh?
keli1: I struggle sometimes with the fact that some families do not know their family had slaves-but they know other things, yes I know some things did not get passed down or hidden.
Nadasue: Hey Selma, Bernice
vkn: Nadasue howdy backatcha
keli1: hi Selma, Nadasue
J_Mark Lowe: Why are white Southerners so surprised to find slave owners?
Nadasue: keli1 What gets me is that they are always so surprised
bbenn: Good question Mark
Nadasue: lol... ditto J_Mark Lowe
keli1: my point exactly Mark, Nadasue
vkn: But is that scripting or trye surprise ue
J_Mark Lowe: Shopping to several unnamed netwrk
Selma: Think she shop to OWN
J_Mark Lowe: Yep
vkn: My hinnie lol
keli1: I took classes at Georgia Military College in that town
Selma: Haven't heard that in awhile
keli1: Milledgeville GA
vkn: Historic Keli
keli1: Planter 32k
vkn: 32 thou
keli1: please Paula don't act like this...please don't
Nadasue: i know...
bbenn: Well, this is television. She has to act like thislol lol lol
vkn: She can't help it
Nadasue: WHY???? Why you she have said that so many times?????
bbenn: My done genealogy sister just said, that was expected...
keli1: I struggle with one of my ancestor of color, owning slaves and they were not family
vkn: Howdy EVPace
bbenn: none genealogy sister...finger slippedlol lol Hi EVPace
Selma: I was wondering bbenn Evening evpace
J_Mark Lowe: It is the great divide.
evpace: Hello all. She is a Southern Belle.
bbenn: What other sponsor would put in the big bucks to keep this show on the air?
Selma: The elephant in the room...
vkn: Just being true to the South I reckon
J_Mark Lowe: We are adding a newclass to Course 3. Slaves, slavery and slaveholders. There needs to be more explanation of these r records.
vkn: bbenn I expect the revenue to NBC did not meet standards
Daviss: tiptoeing in
Selma: Course 3?
vkn: Howdy Daviss
bbenn: Course 3?
J_Mark Lowe: Ancestry is the one shopping with Shedmedia
Daviss: hi there vkn!
J_Mark Lowe: Course 3 at Samford
keli1: what course is that Mark? got it Mark
J_Mark Lowe: Research in the South
keli1: sounds good, that will be for 2014?
vkn: Sounds very good Mark
J_Mark Lowe: Repeats in2014 Doing it this year
Selma: Are you teaching it?
J_Mark Lowe: Of course we.re full in 3 weeks
keli1: Wonderful, I hope to make it in 2014, excited about NGS in Richmond in 2014
Nadasue: I didn't know NGS was coming to Richmond!
J_Mark Lowe: Me too. Love Richmond.
Selma: Yes in 2014
keli1: I have a person who registered for the CW in Ohio, but can't find if he actually served
Selma: Notice.. VA
Nadasue: Well, Selma keli1 We'll have no excuses!
vkn: LOL @ Selma
keli1: no excuses?
Selma: I have been to 2 in Richmond
keli1: I have been to one in Richmond
Nadasue: I've never been to NGS at all...
keli1: why not Nadasue?
J_Mark Lowe: Selma, another chance to speak abt Freedmen's Bur.
evpace: ME Too Selma
Nadasue: I've never geen to a genealogy conference at all keli1
Selma: Maybe..you are persistent... LOL
keli1: Why not Nadasue?
Selma: Oh goodness Nadasue..you are in for a treat
keli1: do you attend local sessions?
Daviss: oh wow nadasue, you would be thrilled
Nadasue: Timing is typically bad for a teacher... I'm going to AAGHS in the fall though. That'll get my ball rolling. Yes, keli1
keli1: Nadasue, are you a member of any genealogy group?
Selma: Yes, she is in our chapter keli
evpace: Mark when and where is yiur course? I missed the memo.
Nadasue: Yes... AAHGS, NCGS, and Franklin County (NC) Historical Society
J_Mark Lowe: Yes, Nadasue. That will get you hooked.
Selma: Nadasue.Megan Smolneyak..will be here in August, will speak at W &M for TGS
vkn: Nadasue you are on a roll
keli1: Okay so you have attended local groups, but need to attend the annual conferences for a bigger experience What is tgs?
Nadasue: I'm sure I'll do more of that after I retire. Meanwhile, I follow along in the blogs and the sessions that get posted online
Selma: Tidewater Genealogy Society
keli1: Mahalo @ Selma
J_Mark Lowe: Samford IGHR June. Course 3.Research in the South
bbenn: have any of you made hotel reservations for the 2013 NGS conference?
Nadasue: I didn't know that about Megan, but I will plan to be there. A teacher only gets 3 personal days per year...
Selma: I will post the dates and details.. In Las Vegas bbenn?
J_Mark Lowe: Nadasue, have you done any webinars?
keli1: I am not going to Vegas, but going to the International Black Genealogy Summit in Oct, in SLC
bbenn: NGS must be expecting a big crowd to send out a notice so early for hotel reservations.
Daviss: when is Vegas?
bbenn: I am also attending the IBGS
J_Mark Lowe: Booked in Austin for IGBS,but be at Vegas.
evpace: Nadasue Did you say you have an affliction?;)
J_Mark Lowe: May 2013
Nadasue: evpace lol
vkn: Athens GA
Daviss: is that Vegas Mark
Nadasue: J_Mark Lowe Yes, Mark. (I'm not a newbie.) I've done tons of webinars. I participate regularly.
keli1: seems to be a lot of documentation on this soldier
J_Mark Lowe: Yes,Vegas. May 2013.
Daviss: thank you
Nadasue: lol... she is so funny
Daviss: heyyyy AYWalton!!!
AYWalton: Good evening all.
Nadasue: Hey AYWalton
Daviss: glad to see you
keli1: anyone going to Greensboro for AAHGS in Oct
vkn: Heyyyyy AYW
keli1: Hi Angela
J_Mark Lowe: I thought so. They help w travel, too.
Nadasue: keli1 Yes, I am
AYWalton: Howdy Daviss, bbenn, Daviss, evpace, Mark, keli1, Nadasue, Seloma, greetings, vkn!!
bbenn: Hi aywalton!
Selma: Evening AY. I plan to keli
AYWalton: greetings from Arkansas!
evpace: Howdy teacher.
J_Mark Lowe: Hey Angela.
keli1: how ya doing in Arkansas AY...
AYWalton: hey there Mark! it has been amazing. just got back to the hotel.
J_Mark Lowe: This is why we do this. Making a personal connection.
vkn: Howdy RCS
bbenn: hi rcs
Daviss: I trust you got my text AYWalton
Selma: So glad to hear it went well AY
Daviss: hello rcs
AYWalton: the presentation went well, nad I have another one, tomorrow.
rcs: Good evening all
Nadasue: Hi rcs
AYWalton: Did not get a text Daviss.
keli1: that is so exciting
AYWalton: Have not had a chance to check phone.
Daviss: sheesh..oh ok
J_Mark Lowe: I went thru these pardons on Monday.
AYWalton: is that right, Mark?
keli1: individual pardons
J_Mark Lowe: Yes. Looking for another planter.
Nadasue: In what state J_Mark Lowe ?
J_Mark Lowe: GA & TN
Nadasue: Ah, okay.
keli1: good comment Paula...I agree with her about John Batts
evpace: This is an informative case for the general piblic.
AYWalton: interesting tak on how the family had to face the changes brought about by the war, including releasing their free labor force and now paying them.
J_Mark Lowe: Yes. Th e petitions are on Fold3. I was following support docs.
keli1: yes, that is what I just said to my mom, lol
vkn: Indeed it is EVPace
keli1: that person looks like Jimmy Carter, hmmm
AYWalton: he does doesn't he, keli1
J_Mark Lowe: Some of larger slave owners were loyal to Union. NO pardon required etc.
AYWalton: what happened in 1874?
keli1: depression time
AYWalton: he died
keli1: he committed sucide, lost his son, his slaves, etc.
evpace: He may have cs.
Selma: Evening rcs..didn't see you come int
AYWalton: everything that made him a man of status was now gone, including his slaves.
keli1: also his status...
rcs: I was camoflauged
keli1: ditto Ay
AYWalton: I was also wondering if the Cholera Epidemic of 1873 had affected him?
J_Mark Lowe: Angela you speaking at Fgs?
AYWalton: or was the cholera epidemic not that year?
evpace: Yes keli1
AYWalton: no, not speaking Mark. But I hope to attend. I will be presenting at Samford.
keli1: which session at Samford Angela?
AYWalton: (although I am enrolled in your class when not giving my presentations at Samford, Mark.)
J_Mark Lowe: Yes hope to see you then.
AYWalton: I will be teaching in the Afr. American track. I am in Arkansas for the PAAC conference.
keli1: Mark kicked butt at NGS on the court house records, a 4 hour session!
AYWalton: I oh wow, Mark!! Wish I could have been there.
J_Mark Lowe: Yea WoW.Great.
keli1: hands on session...love them so much more than a lecture!
Selma: You talked 4 hours straight?
evpace: And what is TEACHER presenting?
bbenn: Mark - did they tape of your presentation?
keli1: he gave us breaks, lol
AYWalton: am giving two presentations, evpace. One on Native American research.
evpace: U BAD!
J_Mark Lowe: Tnx Keli1 great students. Selma I havea lot to say G No taping.
AYWalton: the other session is on documenting the first days of Freedom.
J_Mark Lowe: Sounds great, Angela.
vkn: Mental depression
AYWalton: thanks Mark. he was depressed.
keli1: I attended an interesting session on the settlements of free colored, the speaker mention one of my lines, and also Art's line
AYWalton: how interesting.
Nadasue: keli1 Was that session taped?
evpace: U BAD!so did thousands of enslaved mamas and theur babies,Miss Paula
keli1: yes it was, Nadasue, Jim Isom did it, also one of the Randolph slave descendants was in the class and provided Jim a couple of corrections, just goes to show you can't believe everything on the internet
Nadasue: Hey 70's
AYWalton: that is DEEP into the country. when I see land like that, I wonder where the slave cemetery was.
Seventies Soulchild: Good evening all. AYWalton, bbenn, Daviss, evpace, J_Mark Lowe, keli1 Nadasue, rcs, Selma and vkn
AYWalton: howdy SoulChile!
keli1: hi Seventies
Daviss: Hello Seventies
AYWalton: bbenn!! Anxious to hear about your trip!!!
Selma: Evening Seventies..no Sunshine..tonight.. LOL
AYWalton: we have to connect!
vkn: Howdy Seventies
Nadasue: Handsome sons
Seventies Soulchild: Just getting in and just wanted to stop by... lol Selma
bbenn: AYWalton - yes we have to talk... hi 70's
keli1: Bernice I enjoyed your show last night
evpace: Well she didnt search outside the US.
Nadasue: evpace I noticed that, also. First time.
vkn: An interesting note evpace
bbenn: Glad that you listened to the show. This road trip has been enlightening. Spoke at the historical society meeting last night.
J_Mark Lowe: They found lots on Paula's family.
AYWalton: what will we do without WDYTYA, and no geneabloggers, and I think the GATES finale is also coming up.
Selma: Mark I bet that did..seemed like a prominent family
keli1: Yes they did, losts of info on her family, we are only seeing a glimpse of it
J_Mark Lowe: Hope they findd a way to share all that didn't make show.
keli1: I hope someone picks up the show
J_Mark Lowe: Me too.
vkn: Me also Keli
AYWalton: with ratings down, it might not happen.
bbenn: they did not seem to market the show as much as they did last year..
evpace: I knda like Miss Paula; he sound like Jeb pf the Beverly HBs.
Seventies Soulchild: ok I think I'm stuck... so I'll chat with you all later
keli1: maybe it was an assumption thing
J_Mark Lowe: Ancestry was pretty definite they want to continue.
vkn: A most interesting presentation
bbenn: nice show!
AYWalton: it would surely be great if it did continue!
J_Mark Lowe: A new show is coming from Europe soon.
Nadasue: Gotta go find dinner, folks. Nite!
AYWalton: I missed the first half and will catch online. I wish they had a big show like they do in London.
evpace: I hope so and it is talked about everywhere Mark.
J_Mark Lowe: Ancestry's competitor. They have their own show there.
rcs: I am surprised they don't hint of research to be done -- lines to follow to England etc
Selma: Mark..you have all the inside info.. LOL
AYWalton: but it has been enjoyable. yes, Mark, you do.
J_Mark Lowe: Hope we have something good to talk about soon.
vkn: Very enjoyable ayw and most costly
bbenn: Nice chatting! bye:}
vkn: ye bbenn
J_Mark Lowe: Always enjoyable here. See everyone soon. Night.
AYWalton: well I hope you all have a great evening.
Selma: OK so we are on for Gates on Sunday
Daviss: nite as always Selma
AYWalton: take care, everyone.
Selma: Good night folks..
vkn: good daviss
Daviss: I will send a reminder
keli1: how is AZ Daviss
Daviss: hot as H$%%$#
Daviss: its 94 degrees
vkn: Fires burning near you daviss
Daviss: the closest is about 40 miles away
keli1: darn shame Mother Nature treats you like that
Daviss: no forrest where I live lol
Daviss: just those dirt and dust storms
keli1: so sorry
Daviss: sad about fires nothing to hold water and snow back when it rains come winter
vkn: glad 2 c you rcs
rcs: i am around and about soetimes
vkn: okies rcs
Daviss: I will see the show in about an hour.. I hope it was a good one for the last time
keli1: I am heading out folks, good visiting tonight, peace
vkn: Yall be good
Daviss: nite keli1 nite rcs
rcs: good night
Daviss: All alone am I, ever since your goodbye!! Ho hum!