Out of the files of the U.S. Patent Office and into the peculiar subculture of corkscrew collectors.
The migrations of the Owens family.
During the course of my genealogy work, I have discovered and connected with cousins from all my family branches. Here are some lessons.
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
The Ratner family became established in the Fifth Ward of Albany, N.Y. Abe bottled soda water and Rose nurtured a brood of children.
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.
This is the story of my Great-Great Grandmother Sarah Doyle. A slave to the Burwell Lee family of Virginia
From 1880s to the 1930s, the Ringel family prospered in the garment trade in the German capital. Herman made men's outerwear.
Before moving his family to Berlin in 1912, Isaak Wohlgemuth prospered as a mover in Danzig. His family roots were in nearby West Prussia.
Here is a collection of the many Hysaw photos I have which were not included in my family history book. Susan C. Hollis