Category Archives: India

Judi Fletcher and Lucidea Moore’s story of Raj-Kaur Poran

October 11th, 2011

Writing our mother’s story was a wonderful opportunity for us to reflect upon her life.  And what a life she had.  Our mother was born in the small village of Mehta,in the Punjab in India.  The year would be a guess because no one kept birth or death records in her village, probably sometime around 1910. Read the rest of this entry »

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Joan O’Flynn’s story of Hylda

July 8th, 2008

It was hot, a very hot day, sultry, just before monsoon season, but there was exuberance in the air, there was love, excitement, and celebration. It was 1915 in Jamalpur India, during the colonial period of British rule, and perhaps ruin.
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