So a while back, while digging through some records and inputting in some names into my ancestry.com tree, I found something that caught my attention. There were two family members that had the same date of death. This caused me to focus on figuring out what happened with them. They were sisters. And I’m very dear to my sister, so it just urged me to know more.
Anyone doing serious genealogy will always find at least one famous or semi-famous person. How distantly related to them you are is a different story. I have my own share of famous and prominent persons in my family tree. But how do you go about researching or discussing with other genealogist without sounding like your bragging or just throwing names out there? Continue reading