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Google It!

How many times have we heard that from someone?  What was the score for that baseball game?  Google it!  How do you take care of an orchid?  Google it!  How do I locate my ancestors? […]

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Genetic Genealogy…First Contact

I’ve been on such a genealogy-high since getting my DNA results back.  I honestly didn’t think I could get much more excited until…first contact!!!!!  I had pages of hints to review from AncestryDNA and as […]

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Life Got in the Way

And don’t you just hate it when that happens?  I know I do.  I’ve been noticeably absent from posting on my blog because of it.  But I definitely haven’t been idle.  My big project was […]

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Surprise!

With the time off from work I had around Christmas time I devoted some time to beginning work on D1’s genealogy.  I had no idea what I would find or if it would be difficult […]

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Tombstone Tuesday: Elsa Sophia Altman

Welcome to Tombstone Tuesday!  Today we’re looking at the tombstone of my paternal first cousin, twice removed, Elsa Sophia Altman located in Anselm Lutheran Cemetery. Tombstone of Elsa S. Altman Anselm Lutheran Cemetery, Anselm Ransom, […]