Blogging Prompt: Mistaken Monday

Even though I haven’t used them much yet, I love the idea of blogging prompts, which GeneaBloggers runs every day.

One of the reasons I decided convinced myself to start “Beyond a Sapling” was because I knew if I lacked anything to write about, I could check the blog prompts for inspiration. And now that I’ve posted a few items, I’ve thought of a blog prompt of my own: Mistaken Monday.

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Sunday’s Obituary: Obituary for Chris Jorgensen

Chris Jorgensen was the eldest sibling of my maternal grandfather’s mother, making him my great granduncle.

The following notice was printed in the Billings Gazette on June 8th, 1976. I’ve bolded names of relatives. I’ve also included a photograph which was probably taken within ten years before his death. There was no photo with the obituary in the newspaper.

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