Rebranding to Trace

In 2014 we built a service for genealogists called AncestorCloud. This service has since undergone...

Less Than 24 Hours

Nancy was determined to find her grandmother’s death certificate but was very unsure of the...

Disease in Puerto Rico

Puerto Rican Genealogy Part 3: Which disease caused their death? We have been told in history books...

Communicating for Results

Like you, there are many family mysteries I’d love to solve.  Wouldn’t it be wonderful to have...

Genealogy Travel Kit

I came across some helpful aids while doing your family history while traveling. Here are some...

Grandma Helen

As a child, Kathy had little interest in learning about family members in generations before her...

Worth of a Penny

A penny, brown and shiny – we often find lying on the street. Some of us will find it not...

Puerto Rico Genealogy

Early on in the quest for answers to ethnicity and DNA, thousands of Puerto Ricans tested with the...

Mothering Sunday

Today Mother’s Day and Mothering Sunday are seen as the same day, and are celebrated at the same...

When All Else Fails

When Tara Flynn posted a request to Ancestor Cloud she was seeking to prove a relationship in her...

Is My Tree Finished?

I won’t keep you in suspense because I can tell you without even looking at your tree, that the...

O Canada!

This year is the 150th birthday of Canada—officially celebrated on July 1st—and genealogists...

All I Want for Christmas

All I want for Christmas is a window to the past, complete with time and date stamp in the corner...

Swedish Migration

Ja! Following Your Dala Horses and Swedish Ancestors’ Migrations When those of Swedish descent in...