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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: Love is in the Air Recap. What Did Y’all Have to Say?

GeneaChat: Love is in the Air Recap. What Did Y’all Have to Say? This month we have been chatting about our ancestor’s love stories. In the original “GeneaChat: Love is in the Air” post I shared several of my favorite from my family and so did Melissa Finlay from The Finlay Family blog. The first story shared by Melissa is […]