The hosting service used for my webinars has a space limit, so I’m having to […]
In “There’s a Story Behind the China,” I intentionally left out the name of the antique […]
[This is a little different from our usual fare here, but maybe it will give readers […]
I’m in eight circles on AncestryDNA as of this writing: Christianna (DeMoss) Rampley (born in the early 1770s […]
I’m still playing with the AncestryDNA circles that are showing up on my results. While I realize the […]
The researcher who located records on my Trautvetter and Derle families in Wohlmutshausen and Helmerhausen in […]
Note: This blog post will be corrected any known errors in fact are located or brought […]
I write the following blogs: Rootdig Genealogy Tip of the Day Genealogy Search Tip All blogs […] is indicating that their “1890 Veterans Schedule” has been updated. This census is only available for […]
I had forgotten this picture even existed. The undated picture is of Trientje (Behrens) Sartorius who […]
I was stymied about what families to work on during my trip to the Allen County […]
I know I knew it at one point in time, but it can be easy to […]
to my wife I give a life estate in all my real property and at my […]
It is not always true because it is in print. In  Fields, Fens and Felonies: Crime […]
I did not take the time to go and see Chas. Ensminger…who has been assessor as […]
This session focuses on starting your German research. The session will include an overview of German genealogical […]
In an earlier post, we saw that Nancy Rampley claimed in her 1902 deposition in support […]
Depositions in contested Civil War pension applications can provide wonderful insight into a family’s day-to-day life. […]
This session will provide a brief overview of the content on and will spend the bulk of […]
My researcher is getting ready to go back and perform some more work on my ancestors […]
Using Local United States Land Records   This presentation will provide an overview of local land […]
Hinrich Mueller was born in Ostfriesland, Germany, about 1799 and died in Brown County, Illinois, in […]
We’ve just released the recording and handout for my recent “Pond Crossing” webinar. This presentation discusses […]
There is still time to join me in Ft. Wayne, Indiana, at the Allen County Public […]
A few ramblings based on my  AncestryDNA test: Helped one correspondent narrow down where her grandfather probably fit […]
Registration for this week’s webinars is ending on 11 July 2017 at 10 PM central time–to make […]
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