Category Archives: Family History

In Loving Memory Of Mrs. Delilah “Lillie” Lewis

Mrs. Delilah Lewis was born into slavery in May of 1773 in Franklin, Williamson County in Tennessee. She was moved to Kentucky where she was raised. Her parents are unknown. They were perhaps born in KY or TN. At some … Continue reading

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Church During Childhood: Memories of Adult Worship

Church During Childhood: I didn’t grow up going to church gatherings. My memories of  the times that I went, are few. I recall attending a Sunday School class or something like it. I was called upon to read scripture out … Continue reading

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Homecoming: School Dances And Family Reunions

I can’t recall what inspired me about my family history. I know I began recording information in mid 1970’s. I tried to write down what my parents and siblings shared with me about our family. I wanted to gathered all … Continue reading

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How My Understanding Of Jesus Has Changed Over The Years: What Assumptions Abandoned

 I’ve been thinking about my journey with Jesus.  I didn’t grow up in a church. In my early years what I heard about Jesus was influenced by my parents and siblings. Once, I began to have encounters with Jesus, I started … Continue reading

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What Was The Greatest Accomplishments Of My Life?

Goals in Life: I thought about some of my accomplishments in life, so far. I’m thankful that God is leading me through all my life’s journey. I know that I couldn’t have accomplished what I did without Him. Thank You, … Continue reading

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God And The Devil In My Childhood: God’s And The Devil’s Images and Over The Years

As I thought about my childhood, I recall the images of God. I didn’t grow up in a church. So, what I saw was how my world around me saw God at that time. What I was taught came from … Continue reading

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Happy Mother’s Day To All! God Bless You!

I was looking at my mother’s family tree. I can trace my mother side back to 5 generations of mothers; to my mother’s 2nd Great Grandmother. I’m Susan, on the 6th generation. My mother Lula, the mother of 19 Her mother … Continue reading

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