During the course of my genealogy work, I have discovered and connected with cousins from all my family branches. Here are some lessons.
The Ratner family became established in the Fifth Ward of Albany, N.Y. Abe bottled soda water and Rose nurtured a brood of children.
The migrations of the Owens family.
A story of 4American Families. They would form a new story with a new future.
The Effects of Mental Illness in Families & How It Affected My Father's Relationship with His Brother
Out of the files of the U.S. Patent Office and into the peculiar subculture of corkscrew collectors.
This story is about Leroy Harris and his known family.
This is a story of family secrets that are not secret anymore. I felt like a detective. But the biggest gift was finding my lost family.
Work, work, work - Morning, noon and night. Time to sleep? What, I need to find my ancestors?
This family history is a work in progress; if you notice any errors or omissions, please contact me.
A scarred wooden toy chest reveals the story of an ambitious New York box maker and the tragic end of a family business.
Before moving his family to Berlin in 1912, Isaak Wohlgemuth prospered as a mover in Danzig. His family roots were in nearby West Prussia.
The story of our immigrant ancestors from the Moore/Grafton family.
Here is a collection of the many Hysaw photos I have which were not included in my family history book. Susan C. Hollis
From 1880s to the 1930s, the Ringel family prospered in the garment trade in the German capital. Herman made men's outerwear.