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Gordon and the Giant Cake

A mystery photograph of my great uncle Gordon Dewey, staring into a bowl of cake mix. Continue reading

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Surname Saturday: DEWEY

The Dewey surname is my closest linking ancestral name after my own surname. There are many Dewey name bearers in the world – including a decimal system for libraries and a cartoon duck. My own branch have lived in the … Continue reading

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Surname Saturday: MODEN

The surname of Moden appears twice in my ancestry and several other times through marriage. My two ancestral occurrences are both on my maternal side, and even though they only live less than 10 miles apart (sometimes less), I’ve yet … Continue reading

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