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An Old Farmer's Advice:
* Your fences need to be horse-high, pig-tight, and bull-strong.

* Keep skunks and bankers and lawyers at a distance.

* Life is simpler when you plow around the stump.

* A bumble bee is considerably faster than a John Deere tractor.

* Words that soak into your ears are whispered...not yelled.

* Meanness don't jes' happen overnight.

* Forgive your enemies. It messes up their heads.

* Do not corner something that you know is meaner than you

* It don't take a very big person to carry a grudge.

* You cannot unsay a cruel word.

* Every path has a few puddles.

* When you wallow with pigs, expect to get dirty.

* The best sermons are lived, not preached.

Most of the stuff people worry about ain't never gonna happen, anyway

* Don't judge folks by their relatives.

* Remember that silence is sometimes the best answer.

* Live a good, honorable life Then when you get older and think back, you'll enjoy it a second time.

* Don't interfere with somethin' that ain't botherin' you none.

* Timing has a lot to do with the outcome of a rain dance.

* If you find yourself in a hole, the first thing to do is stop diggin'.

* Sometimes you get, and sometimes you get got.

The biggest troublemaker you'll probably ever have to deal with, watches you from the mirror every mornin'."

* Always drink upstream from the herd.

* Good judgment comes from experience, and a lotta that comes from bad judgment.

* Lettin' the cat outta the bag is a whole lot easier than puttin' it back in.

If you get to thinkin' you're a person of some influence, try orderin' somebody else's dog around.

* If it ain't broke, don't fix it.

* Live simply. Love generously. Care deeply. Speak kindly. Leave the rest to God.


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In special I want to thank the following for their Informations that make this possible:

Gary Briscoe
Norman Arrowsmith


Mom's 85 birthday


We are celebrating Mom's 85th
Birthday on 27th,March,2019.
We wish her the best and hope she will
be with us for many coming birthdays.

I put a collection of pictures together
showing her, and our lifetime.
Click her wedding picture if want to see what all
we experienced.


(June 25th. 2016)
And while we are at it!
Mark Briscoe married Janina Krauter, in Bodersweier (Germany)




(June 16th. 2016)  We did it!
Michael Eduard Briscoe married Dimitrina Vanyova Stancheva, in Bad Mergentheim (Germany)


( Oct. 06.2010 )
 Janet Jacobs Mitchell is Bettie Adeline Briscoe's Granddaughter

( Sept.11, 2010 )
Well, the Briscoe's in Germany have something to tell the world.
Jimmie's Grandson Patrick decided to:

Belinda Backer ( Granddaughter of Jasper Newton Briscoe ) found us and has some more pieces to the puzzle.


Nell Loftus ( granddaughter of Olga Mae Farell Walls, which was grandma Ilene's sister) sent this picture to Gary.
It's A picture of Grandma Ilene Baxter Briscoe with Family.

Click on the picture to enlarge it and read the names
as far as we have them.
(mouseover the faces and click them)

look and see if you can add to it are disagree with it.

Thanks to Sharon Deanne Parker another piece of the puzzle is solved.
James Henry Briscoe

Next family reunion is comming up
time and date is still being discussed.
first suggestion by Sandra Wesch: 
Landa Park in New Braunfels, Texas

Mail your comments or suggestions to Gary:  jbriscoe@austin.rr.com

First cousin reunion the 16th of May 2009
click the bar sign to get there.

Roxi Sue / Elnora Lynette
line of the family are beginning to complete.
I wish we could complete more than that.

A surprise Birthday Party for Louise.

Kim & Butch Marshall(Louise's Daughter) with their Granddaughter Sophia. Kim's son Chad & his wife Katrina. Louise Briscoe Becker,Gary& Judy Briscoe,Kneeling Jay Becker(Louise's son), Top right Lee Benton,Ashley Marshall(Kim's Daughter) Lee is Ashley's boyfriend,Kneeling Charles Becker

1st row  Jimmy, Ilene, Wiley
2nd row Gary, Wesley, Louise, Gene  3rd. row Danny,  Caroll Dean.
This is at the reunion where the idea of setting up this web was born.


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