Marian Lois (Poulson) Chatel – A Video Tribute

Anyone who knows me, knows how close I was to my Grandmother, Marian Lois (Poulson) Chatel.  She passed away earlier this year (2016) but four years ago for her 90th birthday, I created this video tribute.  Please enjoy.      

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Dora Chatel- A Single Life in Retrospect (Intro)

Everyone has certain ancestors that intrigue them more than others.  One of mine is my great-Aunt, Dora Chatel.  She is the sister of my maternal great-grandfather, Prosper Chatel.   Dora first made herself known when she appeared in my research in the 1910 Census where I found the last reference of my great-grandfather, Prosper, living… Continue reading

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Census Sunday – Francois Chatel family

After taking the Boston University Certificate of Genealogical Research course, I started really taking a look at my previous research.  I have amassed a ton of documentation but have I really analyzed that evidence.  No.  I have not.  So, I have started a project to go back through my decades of research and take a… Continue reading

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The Birth Certificate of Princess Charlotte Elizabeth Diana of Cambridge

The Birth Certificate of Princess Charlotte Elizabeth Diana of Cambridge. Dick Eastman · May 5, 2015 · People · 12 Comments You won’t see many birth certificates like this one, at least not in my family. The father and mother of the newborn child have occupations listed as “prince” and “princess.” Click on the image… Continue reading

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