Author Archives: Carla Gade

About Carla Gade

Carla is a historical fiction novelist and webmaster. She is also a family historian and has been an adult education instructor of HTML and Genealogy Online. She lives in New England with her family.

Silhouette: John Greenleaf Whittier (1807 – 1892)

John Greenleaf Whittier, son of John Whittier and Abigail Hussey Whittier, was born December 17, 1807 near Haverhill.  The poet’s paternal great grandmother was Sarah Greenleaf, of Newbury, third cousins to my direct ancestors, James Coffin and Sarah Greenleaf who … Continue reading

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Christmas 1965

Eric & Carla Olson, Christmas 1965 Our hearts grow tender with childhood memories and love of kindred, and we are better throughout the year for having, in spirit, become a child again at Christmastime. Laura Ingalls Wilder

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Digging Deeper

I’ve been digging deeper trying to find some of the hidden roots in my family tree as I’ve been continuing to work on my Tribal Pages Family Tree website. I discovered another Mitchell line, so that means that my mother … Continue reading

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Genealogy Quotes

“Not to know what happened before we were born is to remain perpetually a child. For what is the worth of a human life unless it is woven into the life of our ancestors by the records of history” Cicero … Continue reading

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Matthew’s Begats (Christmas Genealogy)

I thought our genealogy enthusiasts might enjoy this genealogy of Christ Jesus in song.  Wishing you all a Merry Christmas! Matthew’s Begats Abraham had Isaac Isaac, he had Jacob Jacob, he had Judah and his kin Then Perez and Zerah … Continue reading

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Buckley Surname

Although I’m not a blood relative of the Buckley’s, I’ve enjoyed putting together a family history album for my Step-dad, Ron Buckley.  This information was taken from family history compiled by his sister, Louise. “Buckley surname is a place name … Continue reading

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Ronald Robert Buckley

Ronald Robert Buckley August 22, 1933 – August 20, 2010 Tribute to my Step-Dad by Carla Gade Ronald Robert Buckley passed away peacefully in the presence of family on Friday, August 20, 2010 after a courageous battle with a long … Continue reading

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