Foothills Genealogical Society
"ANCESTOR'S LIFE and TIMES"
 
Do you have a favorite family story, researched an interesting family, person or historical place?
This is the place to share it with others.
 
Articles, stories, biographical sketches and places of genealogical interest are welcome!  The author does not have to be a member of our society.  Articles are not limited to the four counties of research interest to FhGS (Clear Creek, Gilpin, Jefferson and Park counties), nor do they have to pertain to Colorado.
Manuscripts or articles should be documented and will be subject to editorial review. 
Please include contact information and permission to publish.
 
Your mauscript may be sent by email to info@foothillsgenealogy.org or snail mailed to
Foothills Genealogical Society of Colorado, Inc., P.O. Box 150382, Lakewood, CO 80215-0382.


Hope you enjoy the following stories.
 
Our thanks to the author, Barbara Lewellen
 
Our thanks to the author, Barbara Lewellen
 
Our thanks to FhGS member and author, Opal Kendall Longino
 
Thanks to new FhGS member Dennis Mayfield for his story of how a family treasure was returned.
 
Follow the additional information about the life of Lavina Perry Champion,
whose Gr Gr Grandson, Dennis Mayfield is a member of FhGS.
Our thanks to Dennis for futher information about his Gr Gr Gandmother Lavina.
 
Our thanks to FhGS member and author, Ann Ramage
 
Our thanks to FhGS Life member and author, Donna J. Porter
 
These letters belong to and were submitted by Linden Burzell (burzell@sbcglobal.net)
through FhGS Life member, Liz Burdick. Our thanks to both of them.
 
Our thanks to FhGS Life member and author, Liz Burdick
 
Our thanks to FhGS Life member and author Donna J. Porter
 
Our thanks FhGS Life member and author Liz Burdick
 
FhGS Life member Liz Burdick found this article in an old newspaper about one of her ancestors.
Have you tried using the many digital copies of old newspapers that are online? You never
know what you might find!
 
A story Liz Burdick found in a newspaper about her mother-Thanks Liz.
 
Married Names: Maddern, May and Richards
Our thanks to Dolly Koon
 
Our thanks to FhGS Life member Donna Porter and Richard Nicklas
 
Our thanks to FhGS member Gaye Buzbee Jacobs
 
Our thanks to FhGS member Gail Seto
 
THE OUTLAW    2017 FOOTHILLS STORY AWARD WINNER
Our thanks to FhGS member Gaye Buzbee Jacobs
 
Our thanks to FhGS member Doris Ferguson
 
Our thanks to FhGS member Ann Ramage
 
Our thanks to FhGS member Gaye Buzbee Jacobs
 
Our thanks for FhGS member Shari McAdams
 
Our thanks for FhGS member Debi Clark