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...

Lost Soldiers in Poland

Paul had some information about his grandparents, and desired to know more about his ancestors...

In An Unexpected Place

The Jirsa family came to the United States in about 1904 from Bohemia, an area that is part of the...

Writing Your Life Story

Have you ever thought about writing your life story? How about writing the story of one of your...

Not Lost After All

Arthur’s interest in genealogy began as he listened to his family members – parents, aunts...