Category Archives: Genealogy

National Genealogical Society Seeks Nominations for 2018 National Genealogy Hall of Fame

Originally posted on Eastman's Online Genealogy Newsletter:
The following announcement was written by the folks at the (U.S.) National Genealogical Society: At the 2017 NGS Conference in the States, held in Raleigh, North Carolina in May, the National Genealogy…

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People of Color Genealogy Research, can it be done at the DAR Library?

Originally posted on familytreegirldotcom:
Who is DAR? It is the National Society of the Daughter’s of the American Revolution, known as DAR. It is a lineage society and membership is open to any female 18 years and older regardless of…

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It is the First Day of the Month: Back Up Your Genealogy Files

Originally posted on Eastman's Online Genealogy Newsletter:
It is the first day of the month. It’s time to back up your genealogy files. Then test your backups! Actually, you can make backups at any time. However, it is easier…

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I have something to say about “Taking the Knee”

Let’s get this straight for those of you (my friends and family, fellow Americans) who do not understand and have chosen to call “taking the knee” something that is it not. I am a proud and a patriotic American. My … Continue reading

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Advice to White Supremacists: You Might Not Want to Test Your DNA

Originally posted on Eastman's Online Genealogy Newsletter:
UPDATE: This news story is mushrooming. The original news article listed in the article below has since been knocked offline, probably because thousands of people were accessing it simultaneously. However, dozens of…

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I am angry and hurt!

I really don’t have anymore words to say and just going to ramble. I pray to my ancestors to help me get thru the anger and hurt I am feeling about the recent events in my area. I really don’t like … Continue reading

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Ambrose Cureton Part 3-Let the Evidence Tell the Story!

Here we go. I have to admit there is no real steps that I am following its really about the evidence and having the ability to ask questions. The plan is to develop it and hope it helps others in … Continue reading

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