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. ?
Thanks to Denis Ledoux via LinkedIn for the helpful information: https://www.linkedin.com/pulse/four-ways-organize-your-memoir-denis-ledoux Chronology 2. Subject 3.Theme 4. Chronology and Theme
Summer is almost here, School is almost out, and life gets busy~ But don’t forget to document little times,as well as the big times: Here is my Family Genealogy page on Pinterest: Great ideas by many people!
What an exciting find today! (tell me, how are your 52 weeks of genealogy going? If you are on schedule with me, you are on week 4) Google maps and your genealogy. A great podcast slash video using Google Earth and your old photographs and old maps and a bit of thinking to find your … More Using Google Earth, old photographs and old maps
Blog 1 April, 2015 No April Fool’s Joke I saw a great idea to pass on to my grandchildren and keep our family history easy and fun: What I am going to do is copy and paste each week into MSWord and substitute Sarah’s name and info with my name and info. I will do … More No April Fool's Joke
We have been mourning the loss of a dear friend of ours, more like a brother. It was very sudden, a vehicle accident, and his wife just recently came home from the hospital, still needing care. This man’s life touched so many all around the world. He will truly be missed by thousands. I am … More On Death Blog 28March2015
Are you a descendant of Benjamin Clarke / Clark who came to America about 1682/83 ? Here is a great place to start a journey:Pinterest website What photos can you add? Where has your journey taken you?
First, have you visited the We have a family reunion photo of my grandfather and others, and on the back it states, Family Reunion, Illinois. Many of my family are from Nebraska and Idaho, so this is a ‘clue’ to do some more searching. I went to: and clicked on Illinois. The genealogical website that … More Researching is not easy, that is why it is called a journey
More Help for your Search http://www.pbs.org/genealogy-roadshow/home/ Genealogy Raodshow on PBS, the webpage has a lot of helpful links for you. Just one more resource to help you find your own family discoveries.
dem bones, dem dry bones What did your family do to provide for their loved ones? and how, if at all, does that have anything to do with you and your family today? You might be surprised. Sometimes when we least expect it, we find our own genealogy and history tied to others and tied … More dem bones, dem dry bones