Samuel Carter left England with his wife and family in 1862 as a Mormon Pioneer.
Here's how Grandmom's family left Russia for a new life in the U.S. fifteen years before she was born.
My Dad in 5 questions.
The story of how my great-grandmother almost didn't make it to the U.S.
Mary Reynolds, Kent, England, arrived 1630, married Richard Sanger 1649, 7 kids. In 1705, at 75, begging food/wood at town meeting.
Lesser Franklin's story of travel, family history, and town building.
It turns out Chris O'Donnell isn't the only swordsman in his family. He comes from a long line of military men!
My Great Grandparents: Morris Spector and Sarah "Selznick" Spector
That story about our Rabinowitz family's tie to a famous rabbi is tenuous at best. Here is the true genealogy of Yitchak Elchanon Spektor.
Zooey had always heard her Quaker ancestors were active abolitionists, but the extent of their involvement is truly remarkable.
Here is an example of a story automatically generated by the Tree Wizard. Nothing has been edited.
Long Lost Glasscocks: The Interesting Story of Glasscock Cousins who changed their name to Ballard in Autauga/Chilton/Elmore Co. Alabama..
This is the story of my Great-Great Grandmother Sarah Doyle. A slave to the Burwell Lee family of Virginia