Who Was Harold Alfred Thompson?

First and foremost, Harold was my grandfather. He was my father’s father, to be exact. But as with many of my ancestors (and I’m sure many of yours), his story has a “but” in it. Continue Reading →

Ancestry Launches StoryScout™

StoryScout is included in your Ancestry DNA purchases, and that’s not only good news for people testing their DNA, but it might be good news for the seasoned genealogist or genetic genealogist. Continue Reading →

Ancestry FREE At Home Education

If you follow me on Facebook (and I hope you do) then you might have seen this announcement from Ancestry. (shown HERE). Ancestry announced this week that they will now … Continue Reading →

This International Women’s Day

. March 8th is International Women’s Day, and I was wondering. How much do you know about the females in your family tree? A recent survey from Ancestry revealed that … Continue Reading →

New Records from Ancestry

Birth, Marriage, Death and Census records are the foundation of genealogical research. Building on the largest collection of core US Birth, Marriage and Death Records, additional new collections coming to … Continue Reading →