How To Get Started in Genealogy | Family Tree | Research Guide

There is a lot of advice out there in how to get started in genealogy. You will need to find your own style of learning in order to create

Digital Archiving of Genealogy Treasures

Save your genealogy treasures. My dad was the take-4-rolls-of-film-at-a-half-hour-dance-recital kind of guy. I learned to turn around with a photo-ready smile, at any name call-out. Dad’s camera was a

My Mom’s Day Grief

Good morning.Well, Mother’s Day is over and my world is basically back to normal. I feel like I did okay yesterday (or rather this whole month so far), having
Genealogy Ancestor Locket

Genealogy Ancestor Lockets

A Gift for Your Story I was sitting with my Mom before she passed and we were reminiscing about some really great memories. As she was telling her story,

Flowers Amongst the Headstones

I stood in awe amongst the towering trees while a magpie played nearby, keeping a careful eye on me. He didn’t say much but I could tell he was

Since When Did We ‘Birthday’?

Sunday was my dad’s 65th birthday. (Happy birthday dad! I love you so much!) It got me to wondering more about the meaning behind the ‘birthday’. How far back

Honouring My Teacher

It is indeed a desirable thing to be well descended, but the glory belongs to our ancestors. Plutarch (1871). “Plutarch’s Morals”, p.12 I didn’t always understand the validity of how

Honouring My Gramma

Because of her dream and vision I discovered I had roots deeper than I dreamed and they were ...