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The Schoenthals Come to America: 1866-1880

One of the things that I have found touching in researching many of the lines in my family is the way that families stayed together even after settling in the United States.   2,533 more words


Genealogy Roadshow Comes to Providence

Sunday, October 4 was an exciting day at the Providence Public Library, which hosted the taping of an episode of PBS’ Genealogy Roadshow, to be aired in 2016.  284 more words


Our Contributors

Some of the volunteers who contribute to Genealogy Ensemble got together this week to plan the blog’s schedule for the coming months. We’ll be posting our stories on Wednesdays and Jacques Gagné’s compilations will go up on Sundays, as they become available. 29 more words


Dictionary of Family Biography - John Patrick Cuddy

John Patrick Cuddy (15 April 1830 – 12 January 1896) was the son of Patrick Cuddy and Nappy Foy of Swinford, Ireland. He was one of at least four children of the couple. 1,217 more words


Do you have a skeleton in your closet?

This is the second genealogy article I wrote.  Written one year after the first one,  I submitted it to the same writing contest and received my second award in as many years.   2,735 more words


52 Ancestors #40 - On This Day - James Otis Burke

I’ve been participating in the “52 Ancestor” challenge all year, following along with the weekly themes and having a great time. BUT…I work out of the country for months at a time and generally write and schedule the blogs in advance. 320 more words