Granny’s Cornbread Dressing

Floyd Brazier Adams – On This Day In 1980

Floyd and Nelda Adams – On This Date in 1968

Nelda Grace – On This Day in 1951

Granny’s Cornbread Dressing

Our family Thanksgiving dinner table from the late 1980s. Thanksgiving is just two days away, Yippee! I thought I would share my Granny‘s Dressing recipe. I have great memories of her sitting…

Floyd Brazier Adams – On This Day In 1980

On this day, November 24th, in 1980, my paternal grandfather, Papaw Adams passed away in Ferriday, Louisiana. He was laid to rest in Heard Cemetery, Manifest, Catahoula Parish, Louisiana, USA* Interesting…

Nelda Grace – On This Day in 1951

Nelda Grace LaPrarie On this day the 15th of November in 1951, our mother Nelda Grace LaPrarie was born to parents John Alvis LaPrarie and Lucy Dee Wright in Jonesville, Louisiana. Our…

Chris Raabe – On This Date in 1862

On this date the 15th of February in 1862 our paternal great grandfather Chris Raabe was born in Germany. (I’m still researching his parents but his mother’s name was Mary-see note). Information from Ancestry: Born in Per, Germany on Feb 1869. Chris married Ida Mae Carlile and had 4 children. He passed away in Wagoner,…

Hannah Smith Brown – On This date in 1843

On this date, the 14th of February in 1843, Hannah Smith Brown passed away in East Kingston, Rockingham, New Hampshire. She was born in Epson, New Hampshire circa 1772.* Hannah Smith married James Brown around 1789 in South Carolina. They were parents to 7 children including our maternal great-great-great grandfather Zachariah Brown: 1- Levi BROWN b: 1794…