holy Crap!! I really did it. I have my real last name.DNA proof of the identity of my Dad’s real father, one James Earl Shumate. A granddaughter of James Earl Shumate’s sister, Maudine Shumate-Dearman, had FamilyFinder DNA testing done recently. It turns out that this grandaughter, one Crystal Leigh Zamora, comes back as my second […]
Shumate. Formerly DeLaChaumette, of the french Huguenot persuasion. I can now trace this line of my family back to the 1500’s. Yesterday I didn’t know my Grampa’s name.James Earl Shumate.
Supervisor Ally Miller of the Pima County Board of Supervisors in Arizona is drawing criticism for a controversial fb post… “I’m sick and tired of being hit for being white….It is all about making us feel like we need to apologize. I am WHITE-and proud of it! No apologies necessary.” What bothers me, is the […]
looks as if getting work Visa’s do have a workaround, for writers anyway. You just have to find an Organization interested in some publicity, free or paid. Now this was Romania, and it appears to be from 2012, but it sure gives me some avenues to follow up on that I hadn’t thought of before. […]