Some thoughts on topics to think about in your own genealogies or topics for future meetings: How many different nationalities are in your family tree? How long was the longest […]

Earlier in the year the U.S. Senate passed a resolution apologizing to all the American born women who lost their citizenship when they married a foreigner. I have a cousin […]

The British National Archives are digitizing the diaries of British soldiers from WWI and publishing them online.

The Chinese Exclusion Act of 1882 was used to keep laborers out of the U.S. before WWII. It was repealed over 70 years ago. The paper trails they are using […]

β€œTo be ignorant of what occurred before you were born is to remain always a child. For what is the worth of human life, unless it is woven into the […]

This Old Tree, November 2014

This column is about using land records to help put the pieces of a family tree puzzle together. There is a family that Spike and I have worked on, the […]

President’s Message, November 2014

As my two year term as your president comes to an end, I would like to thank all the officers and members for their support, assistance, and advice over the […]