Our Wray ancestors living in Virginia, Indiana, and Kansas.
Mary Reynolds, Kent, England, arrived 1630, married Richard Sanger 1649, 7 kids. In 1705, at 75, begging food/wood at town meeting.
He wanted to find a connection to France and an ancestor who was an artist like him... and his genealogy delivered the goods!
This "American mutt" learns about the distant ancestor who immigrated to the US in search of religious freedom... but didn't stay for long!
Zooey had always heard her Quaker ancestors were active abolitionists, but the extent of their involvement is truly remarkable.
The John Choate and Cora Gibbs family has a direct ancestor who volunteered to defend his community, and fought for US independence
A great-grandson's search for his ancestor's biological roots using DNA
Not quite 14 years old, I met my ancestors by accident and life has never been the same.
Work, work, work - Morning, noon and night. Time to sleep? What, I need to find my ancestors?
Crossing the threshold after 210 years, two branches of the same family re-unite under a single roof
Remiro Spicer recovered from injury and months at the infamous Andersonville prison to raise a family in Upstate New York
"Born 1808, Philadelphia," read his tombstone in a Mississippi Jewish cemetery. Could I prove my hunch about what that meant?
The story of our immigrant ancestors from the Moore/Grafton family.
Ten years after nearly hanging for stealing deer from a nearby manor, Tricia's ancestor would suffer Indians stealing animals from his land.
I am trying to preserve history, to keep people and places of my ancestors from passing into history, without acknowledgement or notice, und