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Calling all Knapp clan members – It’s family reunion time again!

It’s family reunion time again! Don’t forget to check the Reunion page for an update from Uncle Gary. Looking forward to seeing everyone there! Advertisements

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The results are in!

Not long ago, I succeeded in convincing my better half to submit a DNA sample to ancestry.com for testing. We were pretty certain that the results would confirm what we knew about the Knapp-Mileski heritage. My father-in-law has always said … Continue reading

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Countdown to the 2013 Knapp Family Reunion

  Don’t forget to check the Reunion News tab for the latest update on the festivities planned for this year’s reunion. This page is password-protected, so if anyone has any trouble accessing the information, let me know. Information about all the … Continue reading

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March 17 – Reunion Planning Meeting

Attention all northeast Ohio Knapp clan members – there is a family reunion planning meeting scheduled for March 17. Please click on the Reunion tab above for details about the meeting. Note: the Reunion tab is password-protected. If you have … Continue reading

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Save the date: June 29!

It’s official – the Annual Knapp Family Reunion is June 29 at Silver Springs Park in Stow! Stay tuned for more information from Uncle Gary Knapp about a planning meeting in March. We need volunteers to help – there is … Continue reading

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Peter J. Trares – 1st photo of a Trares ancestor!

I ran across a family tree on ancestry.com the other day that featured the first photo of a TRARES that I have run across during my research. I showed it to Mark and he saw the same thing I did … Continue reading

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Just trying out my latest toy…

I have had my eye on Apple’s iPad for quite some time, but I waited until some of the hype died down before I decided to get one. So far, I am falling in love with this little gizmo! It … Continue reading

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First Lady’s Roots

I ran across an interesting article that the New York Times ran in 2009 about Michelle Obama’s family tree. It always fascinates me to learn about other people’s family history – and the longer I am alive myself, the more … Continue reading

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