hort.net Seasonal photo, (c) 2006 Christopher P. Lindsey, All Rights Reserved: do not copy
articles | gallery of plants | blog | tech blog | plant profiles | patents | mailing lists | top stories | links | shorturl service | tom clothier's archive0
Gallery of Plants
Tech Blog
Plant Profiles
Mailing Lists
    Search ALL lists
    Search help
    Subscription info
Top Stories
sHORTurl service
Tom Clothier's Archive
 Top Stories
New Trillium species discovered

Disease could hit Britain's trees hard

Ten of the best snowdrop cultivars

Plant protein database helps identify plant gene functions

Dendroclimatologists record history through trees

Potato beetle could be thwarted through gene manipulation

Hawaii expands coffee farm quarantine

Study explains flower petal loss

RSS story archive

Re: mulch NOW Names

This discussion of names ( a hobby of mine for many years) has gotten me out
of lurker status.  Ths information about "Zemuly" is so interesting!  Zem,
what is the ethnic / cultural / whatever background of your family?  I just
did a google search on Zemuly and it turned up several Zemulys in
genealogical references, and also the town you mentioned, Z, Mississippi
named for a  Z Morgan.
    I am in Grass Valley full time now -- still nothing planted in what
passes for "ground": around here but have some nice planters on the deck
now.  Am spending a lot of time hacking thru manzanita and ceanothus making
trails out to the edges of my property.  For some reason this is very
enjoyable -- my version of taming the wilderness, I guess.  I still have not
made it to the south border (down a fairly steep hill) to where I can
overlook my road.
--Barb Tandy, California
----- Original Message ----- 
From: <gardenqueen@academicplanet.com>
To: <gardenchat@hort.net>
Sent: Thursday, May 13, 2004 9:49 AM
Subject: Re: Re: [CHAT] mulch NOW Names

> Well it's a very cool name, appropriately enough!
> :-)
> Pam Evans
> Kemp, TX
> zone 8A
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: Zemuly@aol.com
> Sent: 5/13/2004 8:11:44 AM
> To: gardenchat@hort.net
> Subject: Re: [CHAT] mulch NOW Names
> > In a message dated 5/12/2004 9:58:02 PM Central Standard Time,
> > tchessie@comcast.net writes:
> > Where does your name come from?
> > For many generations in my father's family the first daughter was given
> > name of both her paternal and maternal grandmothers.  I have pictures of
> > several of the Zemulys in my family, the oldest being of my great great
> > grandmother, Zemuly Coates McClesky.  It was sometimes spelled "Zemily."
I don't
> > know its origin, but I have proof going back to the eighteenth century.
> > Unfortunately, girls didn't count for much in family wills or other
records before
> > that time.  There is even a community, named for an ancestor, in
> > with that name.  If my parents had truly followed the custom my name
would have
> > been Zemuly Isabel.
> >
> > zem
> >
> > ---------------------------------------------------------------------
> > Support hort.net -- join the hort.net fund drive!
> > http://www.hort.net/funds/
> ---------------------------------------------------------------------
> Support hort.net -- join the hort.net fund drive!
> http://www.hort.net/funds/

Support hort.net -- join the hort.net fund drive!

Other Mailing lists | Author Index | Date Index | Subject Index | Thread Index

 © 1995-2017 Mallorn Computing, Inc.All Rights Reserved.
Our Privacy Statement