Gene Notes

Some random and some not-so-random thoughts on family history.

Monday, June 18, 2012

Third Cousin, Once Removed

It's so much fun meeting relatives you didn't know you had. In this instance, it is on my mom's father's side - The Simmets as opposed to our Zimmeths. Gale found me through postings I had done on Find-A-Grave, while he was searching for information on his Simmets. Because of the name change by his branch of the family, he had some difficulty tracing his line back.

I knew about the Simmets in Michigan, his branch at any case, because I found them accidentally while searching census records. We shared a good day together and wow did I scan some stuff! Lots of stuff.

Copyright 2010-2012, ACK for Gene Notes

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