AAHGS 2019 Annual Conference – Day 2

I had the honor of attending the 40th AAHGS Conference in Hyattsville, Maryland on October 10-12, 2019.  Although I have been busy, this conference and the people attending have been amazing. I have been able to reconnect with some people that I met at last year’s conference, introduce myself to people that I follow on…

I’m a RootsTech 2020 Ambassador – And Other RootsTech News

UPDATE: Early bird pricing has been extended until Monday, October 14th. You won’t see pricing this low again. Register as soon as possible. See you in February 2020!!! I am excited to announce that I have been selected to be a RootsTech 2020 Ambassador.  This is a wonderful opportunity for me to be able to…

My 100th Blog Post

It’s really hard to believe that this is my 100th blog post.  I remember my husband set up my blog page in September 2016, but I didn’t write my first post until January 4, 2017.  I had been researching for about five years and had my sights on publishing a book about my research someday. …

52 Ancestors in 52 Weeks: Week 22 – At the Cemetery

NOTE: I accepted the 52 Ancestors in 52 Weeks challenge headed by fellow genealogy blogger Amy Johnson Crow in January 2019. The idea behind this challenge is that you will receive email prompts, a word or phrase, every week, and you find something about your research or family history to write about. I write in…