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Liz's 52 Ancestors in 52 Weeks

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Categories: 52 Ancestors | Noland-165.

Only on week 9 and I'm already losing track. So...

Contents

The January Prompts

Week 1 (January 1-7): Start

Week 2 (January 8-14): Favorite Photo

Week 3 (January 15-21): Longevity

Week 4 (January 22-28): Invite to Dinner

  • G2G: my answer
  • Profile: A dinner party hosted by "Black William", the Earl of Pembroke, whose natural son Richard Herbert is my 13x-gr-grandfather.

Week 5 (January 29-February 4): In the Census

  • G2G: my answer
  • Profile: Armajor Kent Hall - one of my earlier WikiTree endeavors & he has three space pages that aren't integrated as well as they could be. Still needs attention!!

The February Prompts

Week 6 (February 5-11): Favorite Name

Week 7 (February 12-18): Valentine

Week 8 (February 19-25): Heirloom

Week 9 (February 26-March 4): Where There's a Will

The March Prompts

Week 10 (March 5-11): Strong Women

Week 11 (March 12-18): Lucky

Week 12 (March 19-25): Misfortune

Week 13 (March 26-April 1): The Old Homestead

  • G2G: my answer
  • Profile: William Dixon, Jr. & a Space page for the house he (his father?) built Still needs attention!! (Haven't even started!!)

The April Prompts

Week 14 (April 2-April 8): Maiden Aunt

Week 15 (April 9-April 15): Taxes

Week 16 (April 16-April 22): Storm

Week 17 (April 23-April 29): Cemeteries

The May Prompts

Week 18 (April 30-May 6): Close Up

  • G2G: the question [ my answer]
  • Profile: Needs Attention!! (Haven't answered the question yet!)

Week 19 (May 7-May 13): Mother's Day

Week 20 (May 14-May 20): Another Language

Week 21 (May 21-27): Military ~ G2G

Week 22 (May 28-June 3): So Far Away ~ G2G

The June Prompts

Week 23 (June 4-10): Going to the Chapel ~ G2G

Week 24 (June 11-17): Father's Day ~ G2G

Week 25 (June 18-24): Same Name ~ G2G

Week 26 (June 25-July 1)): Black Sheep ~ G2G

The July Prompts

Week 27 (July 2-8): Independence

Week 28 (July 9-15): Travel

Week 29 (July 16-22): Music

Week 30 (July 23-29): Colorful

The August Prompts

Week 31 (July 30-August 5): Oldest

  • G2G: my answer
  • Profile: Samuel Gill - oldest marriage bond, Land Grant, & portrait that I've uploaded

Week 32 (August 6-12): Youngest

  • G2G: my answer
  • Profile: my Dad & his gr-gr-gr-grandfather - youngest Nolands in my line to go to war (Dad was 18; George may have been a musician, given that it looks like he was on the rolls at 13)

Week 33 (August 13-19): Family Legend

Week 34 (August 20-26): Non-Population

  • G2G: my answer (remarkably similar to the following)
  • Profiles:
    • Armajor Kent Hall - SO EXCITED! I was hoping to find a Noland or Billingsley will, but I found Armajor's will in FamilySearch's collection of Mississippi Probate Records, 1781-1930 for Warren County, Mississippi: Wills 1910-1927, Vol. C.
    • Nat Piazza (same source as for Hall had the 1910 will of a Natale R. Piazza - probably his grandfather)
    • E.L. Brien's Military records
    • Pearce Noland, in FamilySearch's collection of Mississippi Probate Records, 1781-1930 for Warren County, Mississippi: Wills 1829-1910, Vol A-B
    • Zachariah Dixon: "Mississippi Probate Records, 1781-1930," images (FamilySearch : 21 May 2014), Hinds > Wills 1832-1917 vol 1-2 > image 206 of 624; county courthouses and public libraries, Mississippi.

Week 35 (August 27-Sept. 2): Back to School

The September Prompts

Week 36 (September 3-9): Work

Week 37 (September 10-16): Closest to Your Birthday

Week 38 (September 17-23): Unusual Source

Week 39 (September 24-30): On the Farm

The October Prompts

Week 40 (October 1-7): Ten

Week 41 (October 8-14): Sports

Week 42 (October 15-21): Conflict

Week 43 (October 22-28): Cause of Death

Week 44 (October 29 - November 4): Frightening

The November Prompts

Week 45 (November 5-11): Bearded

Week 46 (November 12-18): Random Fact

Week 47 (November 19-25): Thankful

Week 48 (November 26-December 2): Next to Last

The December Prompts

Week 49 (December 3-9): Winter

Week 50 (December 10-16): Naughty

Week 51 (December 17-23): Nice

Week 52 (December 24-31): Resolution

Sigh

52 Ancestors may take me 156 weeks! Less than 5 weeks to go, and I'm about 20 weeks behind!





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