39th Kentucky Mounted Infantry, U.S. Volunteers, Regimental Standard. According to at least one source, this regimental flag is unique in the fact that it does indeed say "Mounted Infantry" in the banner beneath the eagle. Kentucky Military History...
A brief history of Roman Catholics in 1800 Glasgow, Scotland as well as a list of Roman Catholic churches during that time period and what records are available prior to the 1855 implementation of Civil Registrations.
The early Acadians were driven out of Nova Scotia. My husband's family, the Allains ended up in New Brunswick. Here's what we've found out about that migration.
Memories of my early childhood and how my brothers and I spent time in the country. It was a real treat to get to enjoy a family trip to the outdoor movie theaters in those days!
Looking for a long-lost relative? Sometimes even the pros hit a 'brick wall.' Here are some of the places they search for ancestors from way-back-when.
Tips for sharing family history with kids through storytelling. Included are ways to make storytelling stories more appealing with photo albums, family trees, personal items, and narrative skills. Written by a retired literature and writing teacher.
Autograph books can bring back many memories when reading in later years. I am sharing some of my autographs from the 1950s and 1960s. Do you have similar ones from the past?
All family relation names and what they mean. We all have family, whether immediate or extended. The list explains what each name means.
My review of 23andMe, which I used to get important & interesting information about my health and ancestry. Includes screenshots and a discussion of features.
I describe 10 reasons why I love to visit cemeteries and how useful they can be for health, research, and as a way to pass the time.