Author: The Creola Genealogist
My name is Anna Lima. I am the daughter of immigrants, born and raised in Massachusetts. I am the mother of two and a Speech Pathologist. My love of family history began as a child listening to my elders speak of “the old country”. Through their stories grew a love for the culture and traditions of my ancestors and I wanted to know more about who they were. My great-grandmother, our family Griot, was my greatest inspiration as she passed down stories and traditions that have helped me become the person I am today. I believe that remembering our ancestors strengthens who we are. I hope to continue my great-grandmother’s legacy, to continue to pass down the stories of not only my own family history but also the stories of the ancestors of anyone who wishes to remember. My blog is dedicated to the ancestors, those remembered and those yet to be found. View all posts by The Creola Genealogist
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Any clues on tracing my grandfather’s family from Cape Verde? Have letter from family in 1920’s.
Appreciate any direction.
Thanks, Mrs. Carol Lima Acox (email@example.com) 9/21/13
You’re a Lima! Me too! It is very possible to find info. Which island do you think he was from?
Jose was from st. Vincente. I have a post card from his mother with the address on it.