The story of how I discovered that I'm the descendant of Jewish slave owners from Mississippi.
My Dad in 5 questions.
Whassup with the Christopher Columbus in my family?
My most treasured heirloom recalls holiday meals and Grammy's cooking. It also records -- literally! -- something more about their lives.
Part 1: Joseph Fagan's journey from Minsk to New York City
She is not smiling for the photo. She is not even looking at the camera. Who is my great grandmother? What does her expression mean?
A surprising artifact discovered after a parent's death leads to a series of discoveries and an ongoing interest in genealogy.
A repository for information about the life of my late great grandfather Hyman Victor, a Jewish immigrant who came to America in 1913.
How in finding the man, I discovered my Galician roots.
Our first encounter with Rabbi Huebsch moved us to tears, but is he even related to our (great-)grandfather Bernhardt?