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
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.
Mary Reynolds, Kent, England, arrived 1630, married Richard Sanger 1649, 7 kids. In 1705, at 75, begging food/wood at town meeting.
Work, work, work - Morning, noon and night. Time to sleep? What, I need to find my ancestors?
Robert & Dick met at Brown University in 1979. They share fifteen direct Ancestors, and more common lines of descent.
Zooey had always heard her Quaker ancestors were active abolitionists, but the extent of their involvement is truly remarkable.
Our Wray ancestors living in Virginia, Indiana, and Kansas.
This "American mutt" learns about the distant ancestor who immigrated to the US in search of religious freedom... but didn't stay for long!
Ten years after nearly hanging for stealing deer from a nearby manor, Tricia's ancestor would suffer Indians stealing animals from his land.
He wanted to find a connection to France and an ancestor who was an artist like him... and his genealogy delivered the goods!
"Born 1808, Philadelphia," read his tombstone in a Mississippi Jewish cemetery. Could I prove my hunch about what that meant?
I am trying to preserve history, to keep people and places of my ancestors from passing into history, without acknowledgement or notice, und
The John Choate and Cora Gibbs family has a direct ancestor who volunteered to defend his community, and fought for US independence
The story of our immigrant ancestors from the Moore/Grafton family.