Category: Family History


Finding strength in my ancestors: John Toone

In his book, “Life’s Lessons Learned: Personal Reflections,” Elder Dallin H. Oaks of the Quorum of the Twelve talks about the positive influence of family histories. He writes: “When individuals and families search out...


Finding the SS Maryville Victory

There are benefits to having a blog. Last Veteran’s Day, I posted a blog in honor of my grandpa Charles Mickelsen and his experiences while serving in World War II and Korea. I mentioned...