2013-09-11 • Mary and Evan Williams
daviss: Hi there alt!
alt: hello Daviss... what's up? Hope you are feeling better.
daviss: a tad alt thanks how about you?
alt: I'm tolerable.
daviss: I hear ya alt
khathu: Hello everyone
alt: hi Kahthu, how ya doing today?
daviss: hello khathu! I imagine lots of memorials today wb khathu
khathu: I'm well This chat isn't really working on this phone
alt: I'm trying to find the copy of a presentation I attended years ago.. one of the best... it was about......what records to look for and the time periods to look for them during a person's life span.....
khathu: Nice...sounds like a great presentation
daviss: interesting alt, do you remember who gave it?
alt: time periods for birth , marriage, property, civil activity, militatry & death, Wills are all in different record sets and all created over the life span of a person
khathu: I had a dream last night about a document posted at a park pertaining to Lorenzo Williams and another man
daviss: wow khathu
alt: a lady from AZ named Deaton, she presented at a county genealogy society meeting about 15-20 years ago.
khathu: It listed them by first names only.
alt: they're taking over your dreams khathu
daviss: was she LDS or with the Tucson group
khathu: I guess. I wonder if it is a lead
alt: I don't think she was LDS daviss, she was a descendant of a pioneer family of Ohio .... Simon Kenton, big name in this area.
daviss: oh ok Hope you can locate the document alt you never know khathu
alt: me too khathu, somebody is trying to tell you something
daviss: I had a dream not to long ago that gave me the name Hopkins..so far no luck
alt: Hello Selma..
daviss: Hello Selma
khathu: Galveston was where the document was located. Hello Selma
alt: it's 'percolating/fermenting' khathu LOL lOL
khathu: WDYTYA was boring Really boring
Selma: Afternoon alt, daviss and khathu...
daviss: take a look at the blog I wrote about my dream khathu http://mariahszepher.blogspot.com/2013/05/me-with-my-dumb-butt.html
daviss: Heyyyy there Selma!!
Selma: Hoping to be dreaming this afternoon ... had to take the little darlins to daycare this AM.. LOL Would like to know what jhonora..thought about it
daviss: about what Selma
alt: last nights episode of WDYTYA?
Selma: The episode last night...the paternal side of family originally came out of Louisiana via France..
Selma: I didn't watch it all...turned off before he went to France
alt: wb khathu
daviss: that bored huh
Selma: The actor was from Texas..I thought I had read he was Canadian..
khathu: Very boring
Selma: He is kinda quirky like the character he plays on TV..
alt: I thought it was interesting to note the depth of the European record sets
Selma: They have been creating records a lot longer alt..
khathu: Okay. I need to get back to the office. Ttyl
alt: I know Selma, but it is still amazing what is available
daviss: I did not see the show and have not seen any of the others I think the timing is off for me
Selma: Some episodes are better than others..but I find them interesting. You can tell their is "less" money being spent..maybe that will increase if the viewing numbers go up..it has been picked up again for another season
daviss: I read that yesterday Selma
Selma: Last night one of his relatives "died" in a steamboat accident.. I have the book that someone mentioned about AA's working on the Mississippi and the steamboats
daviss: Selma about how many books do you have??
Selma: LOL..alot.. I am afraid to count Just purchased Char's book on Alexandria, VA
daviss: thats great though, I like reading
Selma: History interests me..even before I started doing research
daviss: Are the majority Va based?
Selma: Not necessarily...remember I purchased the book on Texas Freedmen's Bureau
daviss: oh yes thats right
Selma: Found it at Galludet (school for the Deaf) where AAHGS use to have their National meeting. The author was a teacher there.
daviss: You were the one that told me about the book
Selma: See daviss..it is a good thing I buy stuff.. LOL
daviss: lol yes
Selma: I told my kids this was their inheritance..
daviss: and did they laugh
Selma: Not really.. LOL
daviss: lol so they also enjoy reading
Selma: I have one daughter in law that is also a book lover and buyer..my son just shakes his head They do..but don't have too much time with little kids and jobs Well think I need to run and see if I have a "dream"
daviss: ok Sel have a nice day
alt: nap time
Selma: You too daviss and alt.
alt: short chat today... I've got a 'bone to pick' on the AA DNA facebook page
daviss: lol so should I go over now and see
alt: bout family 'trees' haven't written it yet LOL
daviss: oh shoot! lol
alt: formulating my thoughts LOL
daviss: are you talking trees on ancestry or about trees in general
alt: I'll get the chairs & lights ... you take care & get better
daviss: ok alt I will and you also
alt: trees in general, but specifically those on the DNA page, as well as ancestry
vkn: howdy howdy cort1411 getting a late start
cort1411: i was looking for some information and I wondered if you could help me i just realized you had a chat room
vkn: what info are you seeking
cort1411: mack and elsie stevenson.... is this elsie the daughter of laney colbert and mobile stevenson?
vkn: yes we chat every day at Noon I do not know Mack & Elsie Stevenson
cort1411: okay how can I get more information
vkn: Post your email to the screen and we will follow up
cort1411: okay I also have a question about Evan Williams and Mary Gaines and Jack and Mina (Miama) Stevenson. Any information would be helpful. I have census but no parents i have a lot of census work
vkn: What census work have you done?
cort1411: I have Mary and Evan Williams on 1900 census with children in Ardmore, Ok but nothing before that
vkn: Come back at Noon tomorrow Take all care running
cort1411: I have jack and mina stevenson 1900 chickasaw nation but no parents
cort1411: work tomorrow and fri