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A Blank Research Plan for Harry Kenneth Jackson

As I work through these Genealympics challenges, I was faced with end of the line ancestor, Harry Kenneth Jackson.  Harry Kenneth Jackson is a brick wall covered in concrete and topped with crazy glue–and maybe wrapped with duct tape.   Not only did Harry leave no clues of his parentage or siblings, he had the audacity… Continue reading A Blank Research Plan for Harry Kenneth Jackson

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Saturday Night Genealogy Fun: Most Recent Unknown Ancestor

This week Randy at Genea Musings asks us to write about our most recent unknown ancestor.  I didn’t even have to think about it.  It’s my Great Grandfather, Harry Kenneth Jackson, who is #14 on my Ahnentafel chart. Harry, what can I say about Harry?  Almost nothing!  I know about as much about him as… Continue reading Saturday Night Genealogy Fun: Most Recent Unknown Ancestor