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Our Mission Assignment . . .

The assignment has arrived.  We have received a call to open a new mission in the state of Washington, in a place called Yakima!  We’ll begin our mission there on or about the first of July 2015. Isn’t it so interesting … Continue reading

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Here we are!

John & Ann Lewis, December 2014 Below is a short history we were asked to submit with our mission papers. Personal History Missionary Portal 24 Nov. 2014 John is one of nine children, raised in the suburbs of Los Angeles; … Continue reading

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Days for Girls Utah Valley Celebrating One Year Anniversary!

Here is the DfG Newsletter sent out today: Today marks the One Year Anniversary since we officially organized ourselves as a Utah Valley Days for Girls Chapter! I’ve been thinking all week about all the miracles that have surrounded this … Continue reading

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Remembering Mary Payne/Pain d. 14 October 1844, my 3rd Great-grandmother

Mary passed away in the Winter Quarters area, 5 miles west of Kitchens Settlement. She and her husband James were among the exiled Mormons, from the state of Illinois. Starvation and disease ran rampant among these new communities and Mary … Continue reading

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Can you feel the love? I can! Cedar Hills Girls Camp does DfG!

Before you read another word, please click on this photo so that it will fill your entire screen.  Look at the beautiful faces of all of these young women from Cedar Hills, Utah.  Look at the hundreds of kits they … Continue reading

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Early Theodore Turley Photo Found!!

This morning I noticed a post on my Descendants of Charlotte Turley Bushman Facebook page with this photo.  I stared in disbelief.  I was looking into the face of Theodore Turley, my 3rd Great Grandpa!  My heart started to pound … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday Charlotte Turley Bushman b. 15 April 1840, Nauvoo

Here is an interesting excerpt from The Theodore Turley Family Book  (pp. 474-478) about Charlotte Turley Bushman, my 2nd Great Grandmother who was born on this day: In 1884 Jacob and Charlotte and their family were called on a mission … Continue reading

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