Wedding Wednesday: Vern and Venna Stansell Thompson

  Groom: Vern Thompson Groom’s Age: 33 Groom’s Estimated Birth Year: 1888 Groom’s Residence: Whorton, Madison, Arkansas Bride: Venie Stansell Bride’s Name: 18 Bride’s Estimated Birth Year: 1903 Bride’s Residence: Whorton, Madison, Arkansas Marriage Date: 23 Aug 1921 Marriage License Date: 22 Aug 1921 Marriage Place: , Madison, Arkansas, United States Film number: 1035152 Digital […]

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Week 13: Sweets – 52 Weeks of Personal Genealogy and History

Anyone who knows me knows that I have a major sweet tooth!  I love chocolate and most any sweets.  My favorite sweets when I was a kid were made by my grandparents:  Rocky Road Fudge by Grandpa Thompson and Chocolate and Lemon Pies from my Grandma Treat (small slices of both pies should be eaten […]

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