But I've been busy. I haven't forgotten this blog, though. In fact, I've made a point to keep it and frequently jot down ideas for what I could post here that doesn't really fit the new genealogy website. It's just that I never seem to get around to it. In the past few months, I've … Continue reading It’s been a while….
My recent experience researching and processing an archive collection of donated Cornish genealogy research material sent me down an interesting research path. Being Southern and barely paying attention in US History, I was aware of the gold rush and coal mining, but had never considered copper mining as an industry. Quite honestly, I just never … Continue reading A Genealogy Gold Mine in Copper Country!
One small bead of sweat worked its way down from my temple as I wheeled my lime green suitcase through the parking garage, the insulated cooler bag carefully balanced on top and my blue beaded work bag/purse digging into my shoulder under the weight of the laptop and my shiny new copy of Professional Genealogy. … Continue reading July on Fire
Over the past few years I've used Fort Wayne as a place to hibernate for a few weeks in the deep dark days of winter. This year was no exception - except it was. While I was there, the temps were in the 60s and it only snowed one day. If of course, it was … Continue reading The Genealogy Center – Fort Wayne, IN