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JG in MD's Profile

Copyeditor and genealogy researcher Near DC, cat person,@ AuntJill on Twitter.

Real Name: Jill

DOB: September 9

Location: Maryland, 20886

Occupation: Genealogist

Groups: J Town, PWB Peeps, Genealogy and Family History Community, Maryland Kos

Hobbies: cats, reading, reading with cats

Home Page: http://jglookups.blogspot.com/

Twitter: AuntJill

Diaries published: 33 (929 days since last diary on Wed Oct 17, 2012 at 10:08 AM PDT)

Comments posted: 12234 (3 days since last comment on Fri May 01, 2015 at 09:17 AM PDT)

Diary frequency: often

Comment frequency: frequent

Total Recommends: 859

Total Comment Ratings: 68919

Most Recommended Diary: Debtors' prisons are back. , 274 comments, 424 recommends

People Following JG in MD: 34

JG in MD's Most Recent Diaries:

I just had lunch with one of my closest friends. He’s my former boss, in his 70s, a classic nice guy. Today I found out he’s an undecided voter. When he asked what I thought of the debate, I ...
by JG in MD
Comment Count 19 comments on Wed Oct 17, 2012 at 10:08 AM PDT with 3 Recommends
Dear friends, Merry Christmas to every one of you. I have hardly been around here at all, for reasons I might share later but not now. Don't worry, I'm fine, Katie and Alice are thriving. I've tried ...
by JG in MD
Comment Count 18 comments on Sun Dec 25, 2011 at 08:05 AM PST with 6 Recommends
I can't edit a picture any more. No way, nohow. My old PhotoSuite II from Win 95/XP was discontinued 8-10 years ago and there's nothing else with that wonderful interface. Now I have Windows 7 and I ...
by JG in MD
Comment Count 29 comments on Fri Aug 19, 2011 at 08:00 AM PDT with 5 Recommends
There are three notebooks in a little cubby in my office, always in reach: a journal, a book of quotes from other people, and a book of quotes from myself. The journal is the first interesting ...
by JG in MD
Comment Count 66 comments on Sat Apr 09, 2011 at 08:32 AM PDT with 24 Recommends
It started with a handwritten copy of my grandmother’s application to the DAR. She's No. 13033; she joined in 1896. (The application is online at Ancestry....
by JG in MD
Comment Count 23 comments on Fri Mar 25, 2011 at 09:00 AM PDT with 17 Recommends
Now is the tipping point. Yesterday and the events of the past decade are so wrong that there are no words. The end of the incitement and the evil is here and now. Evil words have done a lot to ...
by JG in MD
Comment Count 5 comments on Sun Jan 09, 2011 at 06:25 AM PST with 7 Recommends

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