Fun with Genealogy Files Part 3

I’ll bet you’ve been wondering how my genealogy filing project is coming along. ūüôā You may remember that in Fun with Genealogy Files Part 2, I shared my desire to create virtual place holders for each of my direct line ancestors that matched my paper file place holders. I also shared the disappointment I felt…

I Forgot My Cemetery Kit

As a result, I couldn’t fix this: Husband and I recently took a genealogical road trip to Illinois. First Stop – Judy Russell. The Legal Genealogist spoke at the Chicago Genealogical Society meeting in Arlington Heights. That was a day well spent. Next up –¬†locate the final resting place of two of my Tolf ancestors.…

Calling All Genealogists

A couple weeks ago I attended a great genealogy gathering. We went around the room introducing ourselves, sharing the surnames we were researching and talking about the places in which our ancestors had lived. It took the better part of an hour to get through a couple dozen people. But not in the long-drawn out…

A Second Look at May

Happy first day of June! I hope you’ve already noticed that May was BIG Improvement Month¬†here at where2look4ancestors. 95 new obituary transcriptions was just the beginning. I also¬†added 100+ new resources to the Places-United States page and¬†45 to the Things page. Then I sprinkled a few new resources on the Places-Worldwide page for good measure.…