A repository for information about the life of my late great grandfather Hyman Victor, a Jewish immigrant who came to America in 1913.
How in finding the man, I discovered my Galician roots.
A user guide to creating, managing, and extending family trees in the Treelines Storybuilder.
I consider this my first "genealogy" moment. 1984. I was 9 years old.
1840 - 1920
By Bonnie, the granddaughter she never knew
A surprising artifact discovered after a parent's death leads to a series of discoveries and an ongoing interest in genealogy.
John Owens Sr. Indian Trader
A first experiment searching historic newspaper archives is successful, but yields a ghastly surprise.
Our Wray ancestors living in Virginia, Indiana, and Kansas.
Samuel Carter left England with his wife and family in 1862 as a Mormon Pioneer.
1935 - 2013
The story of the marriage of my mother's paternal grandparents, Martin and Mary Coll McGarry.
Part 1: Joseph Fagan's journey from Minsk to New York City
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.
Rosa Shatner, née Ringel, and her lovely daughter Margot perished in a Serbian death camp. In 1957, Rosa's son Ze'ev Sharon gave testimony.