The Sunday Afternoon Rocking series is about to begin again. This series of essays aimed at family-oriented traditionalists, historians and genealogists was popular during the late 1990's and early 2000's, appearing in such publications as Appalachian Quarterly, Rootsweb Review, numerous genealogy and historical society newsletters and websites. It appears as ONE MESSAGE only delivered on Sundays to your email box. Members are free to share the message and forward it on. They may also reprint the message in genealogy, historical society and family newsletters with the author's permission. The weekly message is free and you may sign up by sending email to Sunday_Afternoon_Rockingfirstname.lastname@example.org.