"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 manuscript may be sent by email to firstname.lastname@example.org or snail mailed to
Foothills Genealogical Society of Colorado, Inc., P.O. Box 150382, Lakewood, CO 80215-0382.
Heirloom by Ron Rich
Joseph A. Postulka Story by Joanne Williams
My Grandmother Mary - Was She a Witch or Was She Just Crazy? by Gaye Buzbee Jacobs
Looking for Hollows in Colorado by Carla Garner
A Kid, Lost and Found by Gaye Buzbee Jacobs
Take a Look at Revising An Old Document by Ann Ramage
Searching Ship Passenger List by Ann Ramage
Find-A-Grave Search Methods by Ann Ramage
Letters Tell the Story of Women of the American West by Rita Krabach Blake
George Buzbee Stagecoach and Death by Gaye Buzbee Jacobs
John Alexander Ramage by Ann Ramage
Burdick Civil War Letters Sent Home by Liz Burdick
Lemuel Flower Stagecoach Pioneer by Barbara Lewellen
Even an Obit Can "Breath Life" into an Ancestor by Liz Burdick (newspaper article)
Dirty and Stuck by Gaye Buzbee Jacobs
Hannah by Debi Clark
A Tailing Tale of Oliver and Sarah J. Feay by Linda Able
The Outlaw by Gaye Buzbee Jacobs
Two Cowboys by Gaye Buzbee Jacobs
John Madden from Sancreed Cornwall by Carla Garner
Roots 2.0 by George Kourkouliotis
Roots and Family Trees by George Kourkouliotis
One of Granny's True Tales, According to Jack by Gaye Buzbee Jacobs
My Papou by George Kourkouliotis
A Love Letter From a Sailor by Gaye Buzbee Jacobs
Pioneers Along the South Branch of the South Platte River in Colorado by Opal Kendall Longino
Knights of Pythias Cemetery Crawl by Dennis Mayfield
Searching for the Native American Bloodline in our Family by Donna J. Porter
What a Tombstone May Not Tell You by Liz Burdick
My Mother in 1923 -- Really?? by Liz Burdick
The Search for a Grandmother by Shari McAdams
Uncle Cass and the Emperor of Mexico by Gaye Buzbee Jacobs