Cheri Hudson Passey


GeneaChat: Last Leaves – Where Are You Stuck? 5

GeneaChat: Last Leaves – Where Are You Stuck? Who are the last leaves on your family tree? You know, those people who are the last on our pedigree charts. The ones we refer to as brick walls. We all have them. Sometimes, there simply is no information available to move past those leaves and add another. Other times, it’s a […]


GeneaChat: Grandparents Day – Recap 1

GeneaChat: September Celebration ~ Grandparents Day-Recap September brings us Grandparents Day. Did you celebrate with your grandparents? If they are not living did you think about them and smile at the memories? This month we are taking time to honor these special people in our lives. If we are lucky enough to have known our grandmothers and grandfathers or just […]


GeneaChat: September Celebration ~ Grandparents Day

GeneaChat: September Celebration ~ Grandparents Day September 10, 2017, is Grandparents Day. A day set aside to celebrate all the Grandma and Grampas who fill our lives with so much love. I am fortunate to have known both my grandmothers, my paternal grandfather and my maternal step-grandfather. My maternal grandfather died in WWII when my mother was a child. Memories […]


What Pets did Your Ancestors Have? Recap. What are Y’all Saying?

Dog Days of Summer – What Pets did Your Ancestors Have? Recap. What are Y’all Saying? August has been a fun month of discussing our ancestor’s pets and sharing their photos. My post Dog Days of Summer~Did Your Ancestor Own Pets Includes pictures and stories about the animals I remember family members owning or seen in photos. The link is included […]


GeneaChat: Corn as High as an Elephant’s Eye – Recap. What are Y’all Saying?

GeneaChat: Corn as High as an Elephant’s Eye – What Did Your Ancestor Grow? – Recap. What are Y’all Saying? This month we’ve been talking about our ancestors who were in the agricultural business or maybe grew food and had animals on the family farm. We talked about how important the agricultural census records are for locating information on what […]