Tidbits of research

The last week or so I have not focused on any one particular area of research. Some scattered things that I have done include: downloaded my grandaunt’s raw dna from ancestry and uploaded it to myheritage started laying out a spreadsheet of dna matches in excel to help me understand some distant connections on my … Read more

Giving this another try…

The other day I did some work on my genealogy and thought about blogging again. However, my site was hopelessly out of date. I’ve spent the last 2 days upgrading wordpress, plugins, and themes, and attempting to make sure basic functions still work. I hadn’t logged in to my site host in ages either! In … Read more

First Post

Welcome to my brand new blog. My challenge is to post regularly! My plans are to post at least once a week. Posts will include data on my ancestors…specifically I plan to post data that corrects bad information found on sites like ancestry.com. While Ancestry and FamilySearch and other similar sites are incredibly helpful, the … Read more