Not many people can say they got started at 12, but I did! Here's the full story.
My genealogy story
here are stories I have told to my son and daughter, my granddaughter and grandson, and which I hope I can tell to my great granddaughter.
In my late teens and early twenties my curiosity began to get the better of me. Where am I from and what makes me me?
A first experiment searching historic newspaper archives is successful, but yields a ghastly surprise.
Christina Elizabeth Nicholls Vincent was my Great-Grandmother. I remember my Mom telling me stories of her life.
My Great Grandparents: Morris Spector and Sarah "Selznick" Spector
Crossing the threshold after 210 years, two branches of the same family re-unite under a single roof
I believe that I was chosen before I came here to write about those who wanted their stories told which is why I was a wondering child...
Our first encounter with Rabbi Huebsch moved us to tears, but is he even related to our (great-)grandfather Bernhardt?
The Stowers and Burrage families: our 10th and 9th great grandparents