Write a six-word tribute to one of your ancestors. This was so much fun, that I pick a female ancestor from each of my lines.
Father’s Maternal-Dorothy Eleanor May Warry (Paterson), my grandmother: English. Wish I Had Known You.
Father’s Paternal-Elizabeth Danskine (Paterson), my great grandmother: Scottish. Mother. Shopkeeper. Strong. Spanish Flu.
Mother’s Paternal-Britta Riekki (Honkawaara), my 2nd great grandmother: Lived Three Countries. Finnish, Skier. Religious.
Mother’s Maternal-Letis Ellen Knox (Littrell) (Pate), my 3rd great grandmother: Civil war widow. American. Mayflower Descendant. (still trying to prove)