Turning our attention to the Scottish death records, we will take an in-depth look at where we can find this information. Death records in Scotland are one of the more sparsely available record sets as there was no requirement to record a burial until the 16th century. As well, there were times throughout history when documenting the death was near […]
On this weeks episode we discuss Jennifer Grey’s episode of Who Do You Think You Are? Jennifer digs into her family history to learn more about her grandfather, Izzy, and what made him the man she remembers. We also take some time to discuss the Long Lost Family episode that focuses on the adoption of musician Mark Moss. Mark knew most […]
An exciting find for any researcher is coming across a letter or diary written by an ancestor. Reading those words opens our twenty-first century eyes to life during that time. Or maybe the find wasn’t written by our relatives at all but by someone whose life and circumstances were so close to our ancestor’s that their writing could reflect our […]
It is time for a small change here at The In-Depth Genealogist. A few years back we created the Events calendar so that we could keep track where our writers are lecturing and so the readers had a place to post their lectures as well. With the changes that have taken place at Conference Keeper, there is no longer a […]
On the third episode of the season, WDYTYA? brings us actress Jennifer Grey. From TLC: Jennifer Grey uncovers the truth about the emigrant grandfather she thought she knew, learning how he survived adversity to become a beacon of his community. Jennifer also uncovers the devastating tragedy that stopped her great-grandmother from ever making it to America.
On March 16th, The In-Depth Genealogist will be losing our Creative Director, Shannon Combs-Bennett. Shannon has decided to jump at an opportunity to pursue her goals and interests. Even though Shannon will no longer be an official part of our organization, she will always be part of IDG in our hearts. Shannon has described her time with IDG as: My […]