Civil War

FinnFest USA Set for Tampere, Finland, in June

Have passport, will travel. I have known since last fall that FinnFest 2018 would be held in Tampere, Finland. In fact, knowing this spurred me to acquire a USA passport. Now, I have learned the dates: June 24-July 1. The following note is posted on the FinnFest USA Facebook page: It’s happening! FinnFest in Tampere June

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Life and Times of Jennie Morley

Most people in Andover, Ohio, knew her as Jennie Morley, but her real name was Sarah Jane Howlett. Jennie Morley was important to our family as she raised Grace Green as her daughter. There probably was no formal adoption. It is worth noting that Jennie Morley “adopted” other children over the years. Jennie was born

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Take This Quiz about the Civil War

Here is a fun quiz to test your knowledge about the Civil War. The 15 questions cover all aspects of this important chapter in the history of the United States of America. Go here: How did you do? I don’t mean to brag, but I got 15 out of 15 right.

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