Pieces of 8 Generations!

1956 Anita P Strong   1927 – 1994 George W Perry   1928 – Edith M Hinkley 1907 – 1978 Marie P Dion         1900 – 1953 George W Perry   1902 – 1979 Cora M Bartley                   1892 -1964 Edward Hinkley 1888 –     …

Baileytown Cemetery

In the process of researching for the blog, I’ve had opportunities to visit with some family members and have some really cool conversations. Part of one conversation was a brief statement my mom made: “Look into the name Bailey. The Baileys owned Bear Mountain and they are back there somewhere”. Then she gave me a…

Wm H Bartley: Civil War Soldier

William H Bartley is my maternal 2nd great grandfather. His parents were William H. Bartley and Sarah Horner. He was born in 1831, probably in Newburgh, N.Y and died in 1880. William’s wife was Almina Austin and they had 5 children: Charles, Cyrus, Amanda, William P., and J. Simms. The names of the spouse and…

Original Glue – Cora Bartley Hinkley

For me, my Grandma Hinkley was the first experience I had with “glue”. She was an amazingly warm person with a true magnetic personality. She was absolutely meant to be a grandma, and I’m so grateful that she was mine! As a small child I used to LOVE to go to her house to play…

Some Really Cool Photos!

I don’t know who all of these folks are, though I do know many. If you would like to share regarding who you know, please comment on this post! We would love to include names on all photos!