Autograph books can bring back many memories when read in later years. Some of mine from the 1950s & 1960s can be read here. Do you have similar autographs from the past?
On may 15, 1859, a child was born, She was the tenth child from a family of twelve. Her name was Ellen Sadler. there was nothing particularly remarkable about her, or any of the other children. Until Thursday, march 29, 1871, Ellen went to bed as usual. And did'nt wake up.
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.
Stories Behind Some of the World's Most Fascinating Gravestones
Aren't grandmas gifts from God, like kids are? My tribute to my grandma!!
A list of interview questions is provided for conducting a genealogy or family history interview. It is geared towards getting information about the individual, about the family, and about history.
The Ancient Foundation Legends, History and Mythology of the Remi
Adshead, Ashbrook, Bray and McGowan Family Tree. This is the story of four branches of my family, leading back in time from my parents to my grandparents and great-grandparents.
A humorous peek into how genealogy can affect your tendencies and talents. Are you musical? A klutz? Look to your ancestors for why.
With the recent popularity of Downton Abbey, the phrase Dowager Countess comes up rather frequently. Defining Dowager Countess is easy, it is simply the widow of a Count. Royal titles are fascinating.