25 January 2012

The Bucket List GeneaMeme

I was reading through my blog list and came upon Jill Ball's The Bucket List GeneaMeme at her Geniaus blog.  I thought I would give it a try.

The list should be annotated in the following manner:
Things you would like to do or find: Bold Type
Things you haven’t done or found and don’t care to: plain type

You are encouraged to add extra comments after each item

  1. The genealogy conference I would most like to attend is... FGS, I went last year and loved it.
  2. The genealogy speaker I would most like to hear and see is... Elizabeth Shown Mills 
  3. The geneablogger I would most like to meet in person is... Barbara Poole
  4. The genealogy writer I would most like to have dinner with is...
  5. The genealogy lecture I would most like to present is.... 
  6. I would like to go on a genealogy cruise that visits.... Scotland
  7. The photo I would most like to find is... My great great grandfather Samuel S.Glover, Jr.
  8. The repository in a foreign land I would most like to visit is...  Anyone in Germany
  9. The place of worship I would most like to visit is... Baptist Church in Shoreham, Vermont
  10. The cemetery I would most like to visit is ...... Thornbury-Clarksburg Union Cemetery, Collingwood Township,Ontario, Canada
  11. The ancestral town or village I would most like to visit is...... Shoreham, Vermont or Rockenhausen, Germany
  12. The brick wall I most want to smash is...  Who are Daniel Fenn's parents?
  13. The piece of software I most want to buy is....
  14. The tech toy I want to purchase next is ..... ipad or DSRL camera
  15. The expensive book I would most like to buy is...
  16. The library I would most like to visit is..... Family History Library in Salt Lake City
  17. The genealogy related book I would most like to write is....
  18. The genealogy blog I would most like to start would be about.... My husband's family-Journey to His Past!
  19. The journal article I would most like to write would be about...
  20. The ancestor I most want to meet in the afterlife is.... a tie-Hattie Fenn Glover of Hattie's Bible Fame and Samuel Stillman Glover, Jr.


  1. Me? What a wonderful surprise. I would love to meet you in Kalamazoo where my ancestors lived! Sure hope some of your wishes come true. Thank you so much, you've made my day.

  2. Thanks for taking up the bucket list challenge. A wonderful by product of this is that I get to meet bloggers like you who are new to me.

    Looks like there's a bit of travel in store for you - I hope you get to Germany one day soon.

  3. Barbara, Kalamazoo would be a great place to meet, or if I ever get out your way, which I hope to do someday.

    Jill, thanks for the challenge. I agree, the great thing about blogging IS meeting new geneafriends.