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Lisa Lisson
Genealogist, Blogger, Etsypreneur
Genealogist, Blogger, Etsypreneur
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I am excited to announce Are You My Cousin? is taking a brief blogging sabbatical! Why, you ask? I will be using my time to create great new content and make some needed updates to the blog. You can still find me popping onto Are You My Cousin?’s facebook…
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Flickr may not be your first thought for locating photographs of your ancestors, but it can be a great source. Listen and find out why.
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Back to school sales have already begun in our area, and I love buying school supplies for myself. Really.  This is a great time of year to buy any office type supplies you might use in your genealogy research. Back to school sales also lead me to think…
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Have you ever looked at the ads in your ancestor’s yearbook?  Listen and hear why you want to do exactly …Continue reading →
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It’s should be no surprise genealogy is a part of my everyday life.  Whether blogging or researching or just brainstorming while out running, genealogy is part of who I am. I was asked the question recently of what are your favorite resources for my…
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Getting our family’s photographs is organized is tough. I never know quite how to begin the sorting or which organizing system I should use. Today I am sharing three non-genealogy (actually one is a professional organizer and a genealogist!)…
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Recently one of my young adult children had a panic filled moment and I received a frantic text just before midnight! The old laptop would not turn on and there were important files needed for an upcoming presentation. No worries, right?  Where are your…
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  How do you organize and manage your genealogy projects?
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This month we are focusing on organizing our genealogy research.  Genealogy organization includes more than just organizing your physical files.  It can and should include organizing the events of your ancestors’ lives. Let’s talk about timelines! Placing…
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 Where Do I File Records For Female Ancestors? Filing genealogy records for female ancestors can be tricky.  They typically exist by two surnames: the maiden name and the married name.  Sometimes they had more than one married name.
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