Rory asked for clarification on a location: I am reseaching a William Hanley. According to his obituary: " Mr. Hanley was born on May 4th 1857 at Buffalo Wellington County Ontario son of the late Richard and Elizabeth Hanley." The only village I can scare...
I am lucky enough to have rescued some early 1900s postcards from a flea market. I will be posting them here and on my Olive Tree Genealogy site for all to view. Perhaps you will find an ancestor or two! W. F. Shaw, Jamestown New York. "Dear Pa" from "your?...
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TLC Wants to Hear from Individuals Separated at Birth
Yesterday I was contacted by TLC International via CTVC Productions to assist with finding individuals for their new TV series "Separated at
Nursing Sister WW1 Photo Album: 30V Captain MacLeod
This Photo Archive consists of a small autograph album (6.5" by 5.25") kept by Constance (Connie) Philips as a memento of her time serving a
Getting Through the Confusing Maze of Variant Names and Spelling
Christine has confusion with the varied spelling of her ancestor's name - recorded variously as Grumbley, Grambley, Grumley, Grimley, Bromle
FREE 170 Million Wills & Probate Records on Ancestry!
Wow! Ancestry.com just published over 100 million wills written in the United States in the last 300 years for genealogists to search. More
Search Alternates to Ships Passenger Lists to Canada Before 1865
Barbara asked about finding a ships passenger list for her great-grandmother Elizabeth Hayes, born 1841 in Newcastle, England. Read my answe
Don't Miss the Independence Day Special on DNA Kits!
AncestryDNA is celebrating Independence Day by offering a 20% discount on AncestryDNA. Don't miss this special offer. If you haven't tested
New Season of Who Do You Think You Are Starts February 24
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Moroccan Soup With Lentils, Chickpeas & Chicken
I had to work very hard to produce this yummy Moroccan soup. The original recipe had far too much cumin in it, which I did not know until I'