Category : Family Tree

Family Tree / Family Tree - 2 months ago

Use DNA Tools to Analyze Your Results

The Latest in DNA Tools Did you take advantage of the Black Friday and Cyber Monday sales to purchase a DNA test? If so – or even if you’ve already tested – you’ll love this week’s workshop. We’ve revamped Analyze Your D...

Family Tree / Family Tree - 2 months ago

December 3rd Genealogy Crossword Puzzle

Everyone loves a good crossword puzzle on a lazy weekend day! Take some time to put your genealogy research knowledge to the test. To display a question, simply click on a numbered square. Question text will appear above the puzzle in the purple box....

Family Tree / Family Tree - 2 months ago

Outlander’s Scottish History

Season 3 of Outlander is coming to a close, and what a season it has been! Set in historical Scotland, this series always delivers on excitement, and a little bit of science fiction, while still managing to cover factual events. It also has brought m...

Family Tree / Family Tree - 2 months ago

Marital Mystery in an Old Photo

Last week, Photo Detective Maureen A. Taylor shared how she helped Tammy Stevens investigate three family photos that she was presented by her Aunt Rose. This week, we’re revisiting the third photo, in hopes of identifying the couple in portrai...

Family Tree / Family Tree - 2 months ago

5 Research Tools for Finding Ancestors

There are plenty of resources available online for genealogists, it’s all about knowing where to look. Our online courses provide plenty of tools and technology for finding your ancestors, but also strategies for doing the research – and...

Family Tree / Family Tree - 2 months ago

The Biggest Genealogy News Stories of 2017

I can sum up this post in one short word. Not even a word, really, but three letters: D. N. A. The biggest genealogy stories of 2017 (so far, I guess I should say) are almost all about genetic genealogy. There’ll be another topic or two, but DNA is...

Family Tree / Family Tree - 2 months ago

Weekend Genealogy Crossword Puzzle

Everyone loves a good crossword puzzle on a lazy weekend day! Take some time to put your genealogy research knowledge to the test. To display a question, simply click on a numbered square. Question text will appear above the puzzle in the purple box....

Family Tree / Family Tree - 3 months ago

Thank-You Notes to Ancestors

Today’s prompt really resonated with us in the office, so we decided to share our responses. As it turns out, our ancestors left us good genetics, great personality traits, and some fascinating records. See what we have to say in our thank-you...

Family Tree / Family Tree - 3 months ago

The Return of the Sear’s Wish Book

The holidays have officially arrived, and this year holds extra excitement as Sear’s has brought back their annual holiday Wish Book – a tradition that the holiday had discontinued in 2011. Sears Wish List images credited to Mike Mozart...

Family Tree / Family Tree - 3 months ago

Three Times the Trouble: Photos in the Family

Sometimes all it takes is to meet up with the right relative. In Tammy Stevens’s case, she traveled to Alaska to see her Aunt Rose. As often happens when relatives get together, the conversation turned to family history. Rose had her husband get a bo...