I Never Met My Grandparents

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 11 People

    On My Mom's Side

    They were born in Germany and came over sometime around WW2. My grandparents bought some farm land in California, had 3 kids and worked the land. They both died before I was born. My grandmother died when my mom was 19 or 20 I think. My grandfather died a couple years before I...
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    Oct 20, 2007

    On My Mums Side

    I never met my mothers mother or father... her father was 60 when she was born in 1940 so given I was born in 1971 he would have been in his 90s... my mothers mother died in the 50's or 60's ... I have often wondered how they would have liked me or not??? and I sometimes feel...
    czaristacrystals czaristacrystals
    36-40, F
    Jul 22, 2011

    My dad is 4/5 kids, but has a different dad to

    my auntie/uncles. When my dad was just 5, my 'grandad' promised he'd go over my Nan's who is no longer with us but my dad used to sit around and wait for hours on end until he realised his dad wasn't coming, he always felt left down and the outsider for having a different...
    rhiannperry rhiannperry
    18-21, F
    Jul 10, 2014
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