Cheri Hudson Passey


GeneaChat: May Flowers – Where Did They Bloom? Recap-What Did Y’all Have to Say?

GeneaChat: May 2017-May Flowers-Where Did They Bloom? Recap-What Did Y’all Have to Say? This month’s topic discussed our immigrant ancestors and their stories of leaving their homes to make a new life. The FamilySearch blog posted The Lives of Our Immigrant Ancestors in 2012. In it, the book The Life Stories of Undistinguished Americans As Told by Themselves is recommended. Lara […]


GeneaChat:“Foolish Mistakes”-What Have You Learned? Recap-What Did Y’all Have to Say?

“Foolish Mistakes”-What Have You Learned? Recap-What Did Y’all Have to Say? The celebration of April Fool’s Day seemed the right time to think about our genealogy mistakes. Those “foolish” things we did as a newbie or continue to do as we plug along in our research. I confessed some of my mistakes in the original post. From not citing my […]


GeneaChat: “Foolish Mistakes”-What Have You Learned? 4

“Foolish Mistakes”-What Have You Learned? We’ve all been there. A beginner. No matter if it’s genealogy or some other thing in our lives, we all have been a “newbie”. That means making mistakes. As we attempt something new, we will make mistakes. Things will not always go smoothly and we will do things the wrong way, produce errors and just […]


GeneaChat: “Savings Time”-What Saves You Time? Recap-What Did Y’all Have to Say?

“Savings Time”-What Saves You Time? Recap-What Did Y’all Have to Say? This month we have been chatting about time-saving tools and techniques to help us with our genealogy pursuits. Organization seems to be the number one way to help get more done in less time. From computer files to file cabinets, if we have a system of filing our documents, […]