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Oh Hello...

I’ve been debating whether or not to do this for a while now…”Do I create a separate blog for my genealogy obsession, or…?” And I’ve come to the decision that perhaps it’s time…it’s a good thing to share bits and pieces of one’s personal hobbies with clients via the business blog, but only to a point! 97 more words

Getting Started

With St Patrick’s Day just gone it seems like an appropriate time to talk about Irish ancestors. They say everyone is a bit Irish on St Patrick’s Day but how do you find out? 782 more words


Saint Patrick's Day

by Bill O’Reilly

My Dad was the eldest of 5 kids. 4 of the 5 married and between them had 26 children.  However in the mid-1950s they took family planning to a new high. 59 more words


Buona Festa Della Donna!

Today I’ve been sharing this picture on social media–a snap of one of my favorite ancestresses (I spend so much time studying these ladies; I sure hope I’m allowed to pick favorites!). 81 more words


The mystery of Cliff and John

This particular card caught my eye because of this adorable illustration on the front. When I turned it over and read what was written, I was hooked and had to know more. 535 more words


Why do we celebrate Valentine's Day?

To some it’s the most commercialized holiday of the year. To others it’s known as the most romantic day of the year. But why exactly do we celebrate Valentine’s Day? 352 more words


The Hildred's Black Sheep

I am sure all my fellow genealogists have stumbled across a black sheep or two during their research (lord knows I’ve found more than my fair share!) One ancestor of mine in particular I found especially fascinating so I thought I would share his back story with you. 422 more words