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MY FAMILY TREE-THE BEGINNING

Updated December 16, 2000

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MY GRANDFATHER WAS BORN IN 1927.HE LIVED HERE IN TN.AND HE MET MY GRANDMOTHER,MARY AND THEY MARRIED.THEY PURCHASED 7 ACRES OF LAND FROM MY GREAT-GRANDFATHER,PA WARD,FOR $100.00.
THEY HAD 8 CHILDREN,JAMES EDGAR,ALTHA DELORES,BARBARA ANN,DANNY LYNN,PATRICIA CARLENE,ELIZABETH GAYLE,IVAN DALE,AND RANDY ALLEN.THREE OF THEIR CHILDREN DIED.SIS(ALTHA)DIED OF POLIO,DANNY DIED OF S.I.D.S.,AND RANDY DIED OF ACCIDENTAL POISON.THEY HADA TRYING BUT GOOD LIFE.THEY RAISED A GARDEN EVERY YEAR AND THE KIDS HELPED OUT BY DOING THEIR CHORES,SUCH AS BRINGING IN FIREWOOD,KINLING,WASHING,COOKING,AND TENDING TO THE LITTLE ONES.THEY ALL GREW UP,MARRIED AND HAD CHILDREN OF THEIR OWN.JIM HAS THREE,MOMA HAS ONE,PAT HAS ONE,GAYLE HAS 2,AND IVAN HAS 2.I AM REALLY EXCITED ABOUT THE SEARCH OF MY FAMILY HISTORY.MATBE I CAN FINALLY LEARN WHERE MY ROOTS LEAD BACK TO.

 
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