Author Archives: annmazz

Why Genealogy?


After joining http://www.wikitree.com/ a week or so ago, I had to post a comment to another member’s profile as part of the joining process. I thought this was a weird setup, but I am so glad that I had to because it … Continue reading

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My Favorite Genealogy Gift


I just read an interesting post on Genea-Musings asking my favorite genealogy gift that I received. My favorite actual gift that somebody purchased and gave me was the book Discover Your Family History Online by Nancy Hendrickson. I got this … Continue reading

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Trying to Post More Often


It’s been quite a while since I posted anything, but since then I’ve done more than just read and transfer information from Jon Galvin’s Family History of Galvins, Sullivans, Devines, LeBlancs, Hucksams. I’ve been doing my own research and searching as far … Continue reading

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Neenie and Pa Married 69 Years ago Today


Anita E. Sullivan married Robert J. Hucksam 69 years ago today on September 11, 1943, at St. Angela’s Church in Mattapan. Her maid-of-honor was her sister Barbara (known as Bunny). The best man was Robert’s brother Harold. The reception was held at … Continue reading

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Fun Show and Website


We don’t have cable TV, so we sometimes watch a lot of PBS. One of the shows we enjoy watching quite a bit is History Detectives. I encourage you to watch it or check out their website at http://www.pbs.org/opb/historydetectives/.

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Adelia Wanders LeBlanc Marries Louis LeBlanc Today in 1886


Adelia married Louis LeBlanc in Boston on September 6, 1886. She was 27 at the time of the marriage (although it says “25″ on her marriage certificate) and Louis was 30. She lived at 6 Wooddale Avenue in Mattapan.

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Adelia Wanders LeBlanc Born Today in 1859


Adelia Adeline LeBlanc, nee Wanders, was born on May 24, 1859, in Boston. She was the daughter, and oldest child, of William Wanders and Ann McCarthy.

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