Location: Bethesda, Montgomery, Maryland, United States
These are the memoirs of Orris Sidney "Sparks" Hiestand, Jr. They were written by hand by Sparks Hiestand in 1986, and then edited and printed by his wife, Frances Emily (Watkins) Hiestand. A copy was distributed to each of their 3 children.
The verbatim text is provided in this WikiTree space, though a few redactions have been made to protect privacy of those individuals who are still alive at this date. (Peter Foster Hiestand 22:14, 17 May 2021 (UTC))