The first edition of
Our Family Story has been sold out.
However there was a follow-up second edition,
do you want a copy?
This historical research has now topped 4,000 cousins and
will keep growing with more attention to sources (see
Temporary Unknowns for
relatives yet to be found). I have lots of cousins yet to find in the
United States, especially in Oklahoma and California - both places I
haven't been to yet. The life
history file (biographies) has long passed the 2,000 mark, each in varying degrees of
completion, with a few on this web site. I'm looking for the
typical genealogical data of names, dates, and places, although to be truly
interesting and worthy of anyone's time reading, it's really about the
It's the stories. How did your
grandparents meet? How did you wind up living where you are living?
What career choices molded your life?
In preserving our life stories
is to honour our individual lives, our experiences, and our relationships.
As this family history is what truly interests me, it is my desire to have your
your dash) and your family
for you and our
family. It will then be truly a
document worthy of honouring the pioneering spirit of Robert and Hannah Parr who came
to the New World
183 years ago; little did
they know of their over four thousand descendants they could claim!
I have met many wonderful people who just happen to be
related to me! There is a treasure trove of interesting stories out
there, and finding each and every one has been fascinating ... would you
like to start the
I appreciate your interest with this
family history project, and I look forward in learning how you are enjoying your