Life and times with photos of my grandmother and how she was reared in Wisconsin when her mother died. Also learn about dairy farming.
Ruby Phillips Bramwell, my grandmother was a woman ahead of her time. Born into a horse and buggy world, she died the year Neil Armstrong walked on the moon.
Child Birth in the 1800's, especially the first half of the 19th Century was definitely not what it is today! Genealogy and Ancestry.com got me started on my family tree and now I'm going to delve deep into the branches so to speak.
When my daughter asked for a DNA test to establish if she is really my child, it unleashed a range of emotions. DNA testing to show if I am really her birth mother was my most personal gift to her.
Family history of the times in Wisconsin when my mother was a child growing up in the 1920s and beyond. See many photos plus a video.
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.
My father was invited by his good friend Count von Strachwitz to come to his family castle named Gross Stein, so that we could get away from the advancing Russians and the bombings in Berlin.
Genealogy is a rewarding and addictive hobby. Share my genealogy journey and learn how to start your family tree.
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.
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.