Signal Hill, California

During stay-at-home orders I went on a family history research bender. I learned during this bender that my father’s mother’s mother’s father’s father (my third great-grandfather) was buried in Sunnyside Cemetery (formerly Signal Hill Cemetery) in Signal Hill, California near Long Beach. He was born in Hubertshofen near Donaueschingen, Germany and immigrated to the UnitedContinue reading “Signal Hill, California”

All this time I was writing to the future

Until yesterday the timezone for this blog was set to New York Eastern Time. I have lived in Santa Barbara, California since March 2017. There are multiple facts present in this situation: My blog maintenance skills leave a considerable amount to be desired, WordPress does not have an intuitive settings dashboard, and Past Cassidy wasContinue reading “All this time I was writing to the future”