Saint Patrick’s Day 2017 Genealogy Deals

Irish Ancestors from different time periods and social classes

Saint Patrick’s Day is often an excuse to remember your Irish heritage and to celebrate with green clothing and beer. If you want to celebrate your Irish heritage by exploring […]

American Indian Records for Your Genealogy Research

American Indian Records include Indian Census Rolls - photo Winnebago Indians & Census Taker -1910 - Library of Congress image

American Indian Records for genealogy research vary with tribe, time period, and region. Each American Indian Tribe has its own unique history and may have its own unique records.  The […]

Native American Indian Ancestry: Genealogy Research Tips

Native American Indian Ancestors - Pocohontas marries John Rolfe1614

Native American Indian Ancestry is a common tradition, but many families do not have documents to support the tradition. Doing genealogy research on Native American Indian families presents unique challenges. […]

German Genealogy Online Research : Tips from Baerbel Johnson

German Genealogy: village of Rosswag, Vaihingen

German online resources for Genealogy Research have increased tremendously over the past few years. While attending the Salt Lake Institute of Genealogy (SLIG) 2017, I had the pleasure of attending a […]

Celebrating Wikipedia and Martin Luther King

Wikipedia page on Martin Luther King, Jr.

Wikipedia and Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.  both changed the world. Today we celebrate the shared birthday of both a great historical figure and a fifteen year old information source. […]

Superstar Genealogists: Nice People DO Finish First !

Congratulations to the 2015 Gold Medal SuperstarGenealogists

Each year, genealogists from the US, UK, Canada, Ireland, and Australia / New Zealand nominate candidates and vote for the  Rock Star Genealogist awards hosted by Canadian genealogist, John D. […]

Animas Museum’s New Database Accesses Info about Four Corners History Collection

Animas Museum volunteer Susan Jones describes new database to Southwest Colorado Genealogical Society - September 2015

Animas Museum volunteer, Susan Jones, described the museum’s new public access database to members of the Southwest Colorado Genealogical Society at their September meeting. Jones volunteers in the Animas Museum […]