Thanking Our Veterans Recap – What are Y’all Saying?

GeneaChat: Thanking Our Veterans Recap-What are Y’all Saying?   November is a traditional month for giving thanks. It’s also the month we pay tribute to our nation’s Veterans, so what better than to put the two things together for GenacChat! We asked you to share your comments or links to posts written about your veterans. We asked “Who do you […]

Oral Histories in Libraries and Archives 1

Oral histories are a great resource for the genealogist. Many libraries and archives have oral histories in their collections. Seeking out oral histories is something every genealogist should have on their “To-Do List”. Oral histories usually consist of voice recordings of people who are telling their life story or recounting their personal experience during a particular event. Oral histories can […]

Motivations for Burial Site Selection 1

People choose cemeteries for their family interments for many reasons. My Morgan family chose a hilltop lot in a cemetery just outside my hometown. The lot was purchased at the time of my Grandfather Morgan’s death in March of 1953. There are six burial plots in the lot with a family surname stone monument in the center. My grandfather was […]

Going In-Depth Magazine Hardbound Book Compilations

When we first began publishing the magazine, Going In-Depth, we had hoped that we would be able to print hard copies for sale. Over the past few years we have made an effort to publish hardbound books that compile each year of the magazine’s publication. We are excited to share that the fifth year compilation is now available. These books […]