Collin Chronicles, Volume 1, Number 2, March-April, 1981 Page: 1 of 8
This periodical is part of the collection entitled: Collin Chronicles, Records of Collin County, Texas and was provided to The Portal to Texas History by the Collin County Genealogical Society.
The following text was automatically extracted from the image on this page using optical character recognition software:
Vol. I, No. 2 Bi-Monthly March-April., 1981
Jane Skinner Vee Troxel
A Publ.ication of the Collin County Genealogical. Society
GENEALOGIST by: Miranda Snow Walton
Once I was a normal person
Before I climbed my family tree,
Now my forbears are acquainted
They make a battle ground of me,
My great Grandpa Pat from Ireland
Makes me dance with happy feet,
But my English one, Lord Ogley,
Walks sedately down the street.
Then my Swedish Grandma, O.ga,
Gives away each cent I make,
While my Scottish Grandma sihudders,
At the things I waste and break.
My great Grandma from Paris
Laughs and flirts the live long day,
But my great Grandma from Plymoulth
Turns my head the other way.
Thu. they differ, thus they argue,
How I wish they could agree,
For I never can determine,
Which of them is really me!!!!
Here’s what’s next.
This issue can be searched. Note: Results may vary based on the legibility of text within the document.
Tools / Downloads
Get a copy of this page or view the extracted text.
Citing and Sharing
Basic information for referencing this web page. We also provide extended guidance on usage rights, references, copying or embedding.
Reference the current page of this Periodical.
Collin County Genealogical Society. Collin Chronicles, Volume 1, Number 2, March-April, 1981, periodical, 1981; Plano, Texas. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth10836/m1/1/: accessed September 22, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Collin County Genealogical Society.