I live in Chambersburg, IL. I grew up in Griggsville, IL. I have also lived in western New York state before coming back home to Pike County. I have been researching my family history at least 25 years. Most of it was done bc before computer. Names in my family tree, Smith, Carrel, McKinney, Stauffer, Noe, Reese, Cox, Shinn, Evans, Shaner, Kinzig. I like to read, research, sew, make jewelry and garden, weather permitting. We travel when we can. We like Fort Myers Beach Florida and Sanibel Island. The mountains of north Georgia, Michigan and western New York state.