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Name: Cindy Colbert
Date registered: 02/20/2011

Latest posts

  1. More on researching and my progress. — 07/30/2012
  2. Researching — 07/23/2012
  3. Grandfather Project progress report — 03/27/2011
  4. Xander’s 13X Great Grandfather Michael Pierce — 02/27/2011
  5. My Grandpa Project — 02/20/2011

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Jul 30

More on researching and my progress.

Project Wordcount!! In  the spring I found myself at what I had established as my half way point in my Grandfathers project.  Before I headed on into the era that I was most excited about documenting I thought I would take one more long look at what was on and make up a pedigree …

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Jul 23


I have been working on my grandfather project for almost two years now.   I started my work with a record my great aunt put together almost 60 years ago.  She was a very dedicated researcher.  She dug through records, sent out letters, waited patiently for responses.  She would have made a history teacher proud.   However …

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Mar 27

Grandfather Project progress report

Last summer I began researching just how many grandfathers ( born or migrated to the United States) my grandson Xander has.  I knew going into this project that there were a lot of them and that our family lines reach way back.  I was amazed at how many I found and how far back I …

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Feb 27

Xander’s 13X Great Grandfather Michael Pierce

Excerpt from Cindy Colbert’s Xander Project/book. This excerpt talks about Micheal Pierce and his life in the New England colonies.

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Feb 20

My Grandpa Project

The last few months I have been collecting the names of and attempting to find some documentation and information on all of Xander and his up coming siblings American Grandfathers.  It is an amazing journey.  I have been able to find the names and in a couple of cases the biography of Grandfathers as far …

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