Tag Archives: nashville

GPS for the house I missed

Mobile Blogging from here. Dad told us a story about how, as a young man, he walked down the hill from this house after 24 hours of no sleep and hitchhiked to Virginia. Apparently, he was able to direct them … Continue reading

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Sign near dad's home

This sign is right across the street from the smoldering house that dad and mom found smoldering. Mobile Blogging from here. [mobile post]

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dad lived here before he started grade school

Mobile Blogging from here. Dad told a story about this house that was interesting. When he and mom went on their honeymoon, they visited this house. When they arrived, the house was smoldering. This was a two story house that … Continue reading

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Charlotte Hardware/Baden's

Mobile Blogging from here. Grandpa Nelson worked here. It was a general store called Baden’s. [mobile post]

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Elementary school

Dad’s elementary school was here. Since then, a new school has replaced it. Mobile Blogging from here. Look up a school here [mobile post]

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half a mile south of this location was another of dads homes

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the house dad lived in from grade school

Mobile Blogging from here. This house burned down. Dad told us that it had a cistern that they got their drinking water from. Dad also said that this was the first place they had running water. He worked many hours … Continue reading

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dad lived here

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the house ok the north of hey

Mobile Blogging from here. The house north of hwy 49 was a place dad was hired to cut a view to the creek, so that the woman could watch her kids swim. To the south us a field that dad … Continue reading

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private

Mobile Blogging from here. Me: do you miss your dad when you come around here? Dad: I’ve missed my dad for years. Then he asked me if I’ve had a happy childhood. I did I had. [mobile post]

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