Those old musty papers, why does anyone want to keep them?!!

What caused me to write this specific blog? I was reading a biography type book titled, Father Ten Boom God’s Man, by Corrie ten Boom. She starts off by writing, Pages 14-16  “Someone once asked me, Do you know anything about your background? Your story interests me. I found much of my family background in the … More Those old musty papers, why does anyone want to keep them?!!

What is a “Signature” Pedigree?

Recently from one of the many genealogy blogs I follow, I saw this introduction: “Family History Gifts If You Want That Signature Pedigree But Don’t Want To Learn How to Make One…” https://thegenealogygirl.blog/2019/01/22/if-you-want-that-signature-pedigree-but-dont-want-to-learn-how-to-make-one/ I was intrigued by the word “Signature” and so I looked at the site to see what it was all about. Oh, … More What is a “Signature” Pedigree?

Not your normal 52 weeks of genealogy, at all

You have probably read one of my earlier blogs about 52 weeks of Genealogy. It is here if you want to read it again… https://humblegenealogy.com/2016/02/23/continuing-52-weeks-of-genealogy/  (The original site here: http://www.tmgenealogy.com/2014/01/52-weeks-of-genealogy-week-2-what-toys.html ) I see on Amazon.com there is a published book of 52 weeks of Genealogy … https://www.amazon.com/52-Weeks-Genealogy-Projects-Every-ebook/dp/B071K137K4           So why would I think that … More Not your normal 52 weeks of genealogy, at all

Can you find your deep family history by watching T.V. ?

Hi, I am just about to watch a show called “Finding Your Roots”. It’s about the questions and findings of famous people, not about Finding Your family history. Wait! Can we find our roots by watching it? That’s the question I gave you in the title, “Can you find your own family history by watching … More Can you find your deep family history by watching T.V. ?

Resources, more

Is your email full of helpful resources? Are you utilizing the plethora of genealogical resources available to the world, to you? Wow, that would be an accomplishment! There is too much information that it would overload any one person if they had all of it in your face everyday! What to do?  I am going … More Resources, more