52 Ancestors in 52 Weeks

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I decided to participate in a writing challenge, and this year I will be following Amy Johnson Crow’s 52 Ancestors in 52 Weeks. It will motivate me to regularly profile ancestors on our Then and Now blog. This post will serve as the index for the 52 Ancestors posts.

52 Ancestors in 52 Weeks – A blog challenge posed by Amy Crow Johnson

The January Prompts
Week 1 (January 1-7): First ~ THE NEW CENTURY – NEWS TIDBITS ON THE JOY FAMILY
Week 2 (January 8-14): Challenge ~ RALPH MARTIN – AIRMAN FROM KANSAS
Week 3 (January 15-21): Unusual Name – DACY RICHARDS JOY
Week 4 (January 22-28): I’d Like to Meet – MEET THE RICHARDS – A PIONEER FAMILY

Week 5 (January 29-February 4): At the Library – AT THE LIBRARY – 1860S TOWER FAMILY

The February Prompts
Week 6 (February 4-10): Surprise – A SURPRISE DEATH
Week 7 (February 11-17): Love – LOVE AND HAPPY COUPLES
Week 8 (February 18-24): Family Photo – PHOTO – SAM MCGHEE
Week 9 (February 25-March 3): At the Courthouse – AT THE COURTHOUSE – ASHLOCK/BABCOCK MARRIAGE

The March Prompts
Week 10 (March 4-10): Bachelor Uncle
Week 11 (March 11-17): Large Family
Week 12 (March 18-24): 12
Week 13 (March 25-31): In the Paper – THE GLASS PLANT MOVE

The April Prompts

Week 14 (April 1-7): Brick Wall
Week 15 (April 8-14): DNA – DNA ALONG THE WAY TO OUR 13TH GREAT-GRANDFATHER
Week 16 (April 15-21): Out of Place – OUT OF PLACE
Week 17 (April 22-28): At Worship – R IS FOR RELIGIOUS ANCESTORS

The May Prompts

Week 18 (April 29-May 5): Road Trip – VINTAGE ROAD TRIP
Week 19 (May 6-12): Nurture
Week 20 (May 13-19): Nature
Week 21 (May 20-26): Military – Remembering a Civil War Ancestor on Memorial Day
Week 22 (May 27-June 2): At the Cemetery – AT THE CEMETERY – MARIE KENNEDY JOY

The June Prompts
Week 23 (June 3-9): Namesake  – NAMED AFTER LORENZO DOW
Week 24 (June 10-16): Dear Diary
Week 25 (June 17-23): Earliest – MY EARLIEST CONCLUSION WAS WRONG
Week 26 (June 24-30): Legend – HUGH MARTIN AND GEORGE WASHINGTON

The July Prompts
Week 27 (July 1-7): Independent – INDEPENDENCE DAY 1861
Week 28 (July 8-14): Reunion – REUNION – 71 YEARS AGO
Week 29 (July 15-21): Challenging – EFFIE’S MYSTERY MAN
Week 30 (July 22-28): Easy

The August Prompts
Week 31 (July 29-Aug. 4): Brother
Week 32 (Aug. 5-11): Sister
Week 33 (Aug. 12-18): Comedy
Week 34 (Aug. 19-25): Tragedy
Week 35 (Aug. 26-Sept. 1): At work

 

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