2013-06-02 • Pullman Porters research
vkn: Grandsons and their dad visiting from Denver. Here for a week. Talk at y'all later.
alt: hey daviss, what's up?
daviss: heyyyy alt hows it going
alt: I was here earlier & no one was in the building LOL
daviss: what time do you come in on Sundays
alt: I usually get in here around 11:30-11:45
daviss: oh I see lol
Selma: Good Sunday Mornin/Afternoon alt and daviss
alt: Hello Selma.. looks like the folks are starting to 'drop in'
daviss: Hi Selma
alt: hello deannie
deannie: Morning everyone
Selma: Mornin deannie...
daviss: Hi deannie!
deannie: HI alt,daviss,deannie, selma.... The room has been a little slow for a couple of week
daviss: That always happens this time of year though summer blahs lol
alt: I reckon .. summer blahs... starting early LOL
deannie: I see...this is the time I will be working on putting my inform in my computer in binder I'm working on putting some kind of work space a little table of something on my deck so that I can work outside
alt: I've been 'surfing' this AM and finding some connections I've often wondered about dating back to the 1880's or so.
daviss: so its pretty cool there in the summer
alt: all on familysearch using their census, birth,death, marriage records for Ohio & Indiana
Selma: Sorry folks..company just arrived..have to run..have a great day
alt: one stop shoppping LOL LOL
deannie: yes sometime We have cool evening
alt: back to the "mines" talk to y'all later
deannie: I see this a short chat...what about you daviss
daviss: well lol we can chat about your research if you wish I have only been trying to mine something to blog about lol
deannie: If you wish...I'm working on how did I get my information from Ancestry to my family Tree 2011
daviss: you mean that you have a tree and you want to add new info?
deannie: yes...I see the leaf but I do not know how to attach it to my tree I know if ask you will not talk to me like I should know it
daviss: ahhhh I see let me look at mine lol I see a review button heyy deannie go to the person's tree then look under options
deannie: My stupid computer has locked on me hold on
daviss: then you will see save whatever person you pick to your computer I guess. I have never done it
deannie: I will have to write it down because my computer want let me to my tree
daviss: I hope that will work for you
deannie: Ok....I have backup my tree so I what be afraid to experiment Thanks daviss...I will work on it
daviss: ok let me know if it works Marlene
deannie: She doing fine...I my computer took me out
daviss: say hi for me
deannie: I will..how are your cousins doing
daviss: They are great, talked to them yesterday
deannie: How is their research going Great tell them I said hello
daviss: I sure will let me know the next time you go over to the library. I am hoping to get something on a Pullman Porter uncle I have his DC and hopefully he is on something there
deannie: Ok...I have some day off/.....send me the inform and I will put it in my library folder
Seventies: Hey.. y'all still here??
daviss: ok thanks, I sure appreciate it
deannie: Hi Seventies......
daviss: no, we are over there :o
Seventies: Glad I dropped in. Hi daviss and deanni hahahaha
daviss: Hi Seventies lol
Seventies: deannie... hi. :} I was working on my research plan for this summer... I think i've got it down.
deannie: Daviss...send me what job it had on the Pullman and as much inform work time frame...because that how you look for their paper...I have an great uncle who died 1927
daviss: good for you Seventies
deannie: Ok where are you going or doing
Seventies: so that's all I'm focused on right now.
daviss: wow, what info did you find on your uncle deannie? That will keep you busy Seventies
deannie: I did not looking long...because when I went I did not know his job
Seventies: It will Was this information on a draft card deannie?
daviss: ahhhh I see, how did you find out what he did I wonder if that info is on his DC I just know he was a Pullman porter
Seventies: Well y'all I'm going to go walking down to this river...such a nice day out today. About 84 degrees.
deannie: No, it's on his DC but i do not have it with me, I just had his name. They go by your job what staion or city you worked out of, their books are BIG
daviss: Ok Ms Seventies, have a great day
deannie: OK....have davis I have to run also..I have to get me a new cell phone service....U S Celluar in the Chicago area has gone out of business. Spirit brought them out but I do not like them they are too ahigh for me so I going phone shopping today...by service is up on Friday
daviss: ok you take care also deannie
deannie: Ok chat with you later
daviss: good luck with your phone shopping take care Seventies and take a brisk walk