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Step 1: Gathering Information

The very first step to any family history research is to start from scratch. That sounds so obvious but, it’s the truth. Start from what you know…from yourself. 392 more words

Researching Your Family Tree

Newspapers - Supplement Your Research

There have been many posts and articles on the importance of newspapers in your genealogical research.  It really cannot be stressed enough.  Not only can it give you dates, places, etc., but it adds dimension as well. 213 more words


Wedding Wednesday - Woolford-Humphreys Wedding

Emanuel James Woolford,
born October 16, 1879, East Conemaugh, Cambria, PA


Elizabeth Evelyn Lloyd (reported as Humphreys),
born April 30, 1886, in Tredegar, Monmouthshire, Wales… 266 more words


Łańcut Wednesday - Franciszek Wawszkiewicz

Łańcut is pronounced ˈwaɲt͡sut in polish, similar to ‘wine suit’.

My Great Grandfather (mój pradziadek), Franciszek Wawszkiewicz, was born in Łańcut, Poland on March 2, 1880.   207 more words


Scan Your Research, Not Just Your Computer!

When was the last time you went back and looked at your Family Tree File or your documents/research?  How often do you give it a ‘tune up’? 551 more words