Grandparents Research Paper
I have had some amazing family members. I have always been very close to both sets of grandparents. When my Mother 's parents passed away it devastated me. To this day, I feel as if they left the world entirely too early. I have had the greatest set of grandparents of all time. On my mother 's side was Floyce, and Harper. On my father 's side is Barbara, and Robert. I am not able to interview my mother 's parents, because they passed away. However, I would like to give you some information because, if it wasn 't for them I wouldn 't be here writing this essay.
Floyce was born on June 24, 1933 at a healthy 5 pounds 8 ounces in Dallas, Texas. Harper was born October 28, 1944 at a healthy 6 pounds 6 ounces in Sacramento, California. They got married on February 21, 1972 in Dallas, Tx. In May of 1972, Floyce found out that she was pregnant with her fourth child. On February 19, 1973 she gave birth to Evelyn Venee Elliott. She was a beautiful 5 pounds 1/4 ounce. Harper passed away on November 5, 2009. He lived to be 65 years old. Floyce passed away on December 31, 2010. She lived to be 77 years old. Floyce and Harper Elliott raised 6 children. Those 6 children raised 11 of their grandchildren. Those 11 grandchildren raised 7 great-grandchildren.
I interviewed my father 's mother Barbara Ann Carlisle. Here is her life story, enjoy. Irene Susan Lahman was born on September 25, 1920. Edwin Howard Carlisle was born on September 9, 1920. They met on a cold rainy day at the grocery…