I’ve decided to begin my genealogical research and writing with my direct matrilineal mtDNA line. The reason for this is that I was born into the Anitawodi / Aniwodi (Hawk/Paint Clan)….
My mtDNA or Mitochondrial DNA passed down to me from my grandmother through my mother is H1a1 and we were born into the maternal Anitawodi /Aniwodi (Hawk/Paint Clan) of the Cherokee…..
My grandmother walked on last night, shortly after sunset. She went peacefully, in her sleep, the same way that my grandfather did nearly 30 years ago. She was 88 (he was….
I’m ending 2021 having achieved all of my personal goals set last year: Began working out 6 days a week, got us moved into a new larger apartment, quit smoking after….