Column: Dealing With Emotions Generated by Genealogy Research

Between today and Wednesday, my genealogy column, Roots to the Past, is available in the following Atlantic Canada newspapers: Saturday: The Citizen (Amherst) Saturday: Times & Transcript (Moncton) Wednesday: The Lunenburg County Progress Bulletin (Lunenburg County) Title: Dealing With Emotions Generated by Genealogy Research Snippet: Last week, three people contacted me regarding my McDonald family tree. Reviewing the information before sharing it…

Column: A Glimpse at a New Type of Search Engine

Between today and Wednesday, my genealogy column, Roots to the Past, is available in the following Atlantic Canada newspapers: Saturday: The Citizen (Amherst) Saturday: Times & Transcript (Moncton) Wednesday: The Lunenburg County Progress Bulletin (Lunenburg County) Title: A Glimpse at a New Type of Search Engine Snippet: When my sister told me a friend of the family had passed away, I searched…

Column: Some of the Many Ways to Share Genealogy Research

Between today and Wednesday, my genealogy column, Roots to the Past, is available in the following Atlantic Canada newspapers: Saturday: The Citizen (Amherst) Saturday: Times & Transcript (Moncton) Wednesday: The Lunenburg County Progress Bulletin (Lunenburg County) Title: Some of the Many Ways to Share Genealogy Research Snippet: It’s a new year, a time for beginnings, taking on new challenges and setting goals.…

Column: A Glimpse into our Money History

Between today and Wednesday, my genealogy column, Roots to the Past, is available in the following Atlantic Canada newspapers: Saturday: The Citizen (Amherst) Saturday: Times & Transcript (Moncton) Wednesday: The Lunenburg County Progress Bulletin (Lunenburg County) Title: A Glimpse into our Money History Snippet: Money is always changing. I’m not talking about its inflation value. I’m talking about what money is called…

Column: Exploring Gjenvick-Gjønvik Archives

Between today and Wednesday, my genealogy column, Roots to the Past, is available in the following Atlantic Canada newspapers: Saturday: The Citizen (Amherst) Saturday: Times & Transcript (Moncton) Wednesday: The Lunenburg County Progress Bulletin (Lunenburg County) Title: Exploring Gjenvick-Gjønvik Archives Snippet: Back in the 1950s, my father worked on sea-going vessels. He travelled from port to port on the Atlantic Ocean, often…

Column: Finding Free Genealogy Resources on the Internet

Between today and Wednesday, my genealogy column, Roots to the Past, is available in the following Atlantic Canada newspapers: Saturday: The Citizen (Amherst) Saturday: Times & Transcript (Moncton) Wednesday: The Lunenburg County Progress Bulletin (Lunenburg County) Title: Finding Free Genealogy Resources on the Internet Snippet: Not everything in life is free, nor should it be. It costs money to create things and to…

Column: Canadian Gravemarker Gallery Creator Retires

Between today and Wednesday, my genealogy column, Roots to the Past, is available in the following Atlantic Canada newspapers: Saturday: The Citizen (Amherst) Saturday: Times & Transcript (Moncton) Wednesday: The Lunenburg County Progress Bulletin (Lunenburg County) Title: Canadian Gravemarker Gallery Creator Retires Snippet: Thirty years ago when I began researching my family tree, I dreamt of finding many things: elusive ancestors, legible…