Friday, March 18, 2011

Biogeographical DNA Results - Family Finder - from FamilyTreeDNA

Europe (Western European) French, Orcadian, Spanish 94.35% ±7.99%

Europe Sardinian 5.65% ±7.99%

Europe Sardinian 5.65% ±7.99%

Wednesday, March 16, 2011

Find A Grave - Great Site !!!

Francis Locklien

Birth: 1811

Death: Dec., 1885


Saginaw County

Michigan, USA

Age: 74 Years

Cause of Death: Old Age

Burial: 12/14/1885

Oakwood Cemetery


Saginaw County

Michigan, USA

Plot: Pottersfield Lot 1037

Find A Grave Memorial# 37601847

Sunday, March 13, 2011

March is Irish-American Heritage Month at Your Ancestral Family, LLC

25 % Off Packages - Heritage Discounts

Your Ancestral Family, LLC has announced they will be celebrating a different heritage each month in 2011 with 25% off all package prices for each month's respective heritage.

March 2011 will be celebrated as "Irish-American Heritage Month" (in honor of St. Patrick's Day) and anyone with Irish-American ancestry will receive a steep 25% discount off the regular package prices !

Wednesday, March 9, 2011

MARCH into the Monroe Museum for these Civil War Events:

*Thur. Mar. 17th, Learn more about the “fighting” Irish in America through “The Irish in the Civil War”, a special program given at 6:30 p.m. on Thursday, March 17th at the main Museum downtown, 126 South Monroe Street. Museum Director and Civil War Historian John Gibney will present this look at these ethnic soldiers (both North and South) who fought in the Civil War 1861-1865. Everyone has heard of the renown “Irish Brigade” but just who were these soldiers and what did they do to claim such fame? What famous stories were repeated again and again about the bravery and prowess of the Irish soldier? Director Gibney will give an insightful and colorful program. Pluck some green and join us for what will be a very interesting program. (See flyer below)