Category Archives: Lampkin Ancestry

My Ancestry Quest

For years I asked my parents about our heritage. I longed for family ties because we were a thousand miles from the nearest relative.  My mother just told me she knew nothing and my father only told me we came … Continue reading

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The 1860 Household of Two Widows

1860, Jackson Co., Georgia This is how I enjoy my ancestry research. I choose an historical document; in this case, a census record. I then focus on an ancestor and try to recreate what is happening during the time frame. I add … Continue reading

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