On February 18th we will celebrate President’s Day in the United States. Originally established in 1885 in recognition of President George Washington, the holiday became popularly known as President’s Day after it became part of the 1971’s Uniform Monday Holiday Act which was an attempt to create more three-day weekends for the nation’s workers. While several states still have individual […]
Cheri and the panel discuss Finding Your Roots, Season 5, episode 5, with Michael Strahan, S. Epatha Merkerson, and Genetic Genealogist, CeCe Moore (and a Producer) for the show. Meet the Panel Melissa Barker – The Archive Lady Terri O’Connell – Finding Our Ancestors Special Guest CeCe Moore – Your Genetic Genealogist We hope you enjoy the show!
In February, we celebrate Black History Month in the United States. While we should be celebrating all aspects of black lives all year long, February is the month when a light is shined on a people who have contributed tremendously to our nation and the world. I am pleased to say that as a professional genealogist, I have worked with […]
Planning a Genealogy Trip to Scotland? There are apps for that! Here are some that you will want to consider to make your trip a bit less stressful and a whole lot more fun. Be aware that WiFi in Scotland is not as readily available as it is in North America. If you plan to use your own phone in […]
Have you seen the movie Groundhog Day? The main character wakes up every morning, and it’s the same day, over and over. No matter how much he tries to change what he’s doing, he is stuck. Sometimes, it feels like we are in the middle of a genealogy groundhog day! We keep looking and looking for that elusive ancestor […]