If you're trying to come up with a memorable character for a story then giving them a good last name should be a top priority. An interesting last name paired with a sound first name can work wonders.
A cemetery survey is compiling a complete description, location, layout and index of a cemetery and all the memorial markers within. Learn the steps to start your own cemetery survey project.
I learned about the Scotch Irish while researching my McGhee and Kennedy family roots. It's a heritage that you can be proud to claim. Learn more about these immigrants to America and their background.
This site will share with you some of the history of the French Huguenots and the French speaking Walloons and their relationship to family history and genealogy. Genealogists and family historians have a special...
Tips for those researching their Portuguese ancestry in Hawaii.
Quotes about aunts from literature, both old and modern.
There is a lot of controversy going on about the U.S. birth certificate, People are making claims that they are cashing in on there birth certificate to pay bills, such as, electric, gas, water, even buying houses and...
Canadian War Records
Long Crendon near Thame is the home of the Needle Makers. This huge cottage industry literally took over a whole village, and was run by the Shrimptons, just one link of my family tree!
I believe it is very important to keep a Family Album in which to record your family's history. An album is something you can hold in your hands and enjoy for years to come to relive memories of the family.