Using Google Earth, old photographs and old maps

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 yourContinue reading “Using Google Earth, old photographs and old maps”

Eat Pie First

   I was thinking about one time when our kids were young, we went on a cross country trip. There was this one particularly long stretch of road on a very sunny day. It was a two lane road and in the distance we could see the freeway and what looked like a little town.Continue reading “Eat Pie First”

The Humble Genealogist a 6 part guide to discovering your Family Tree

The Humble Genealogist by Linda Kirkpatrick You see it on the television, over the radio, on internet ads: Search for your ancestors! Find the land of your people! What is your family story? Perhaps the better question to be asking is “Why would I want to research my family genealogy? and if I do, whereContinue reading “The Humble Genealogist a 6 part guide to discovering your Family Tree”