Tag Archives: family history

IT’S ALL IN THE GENES

A few months back I spit into a small tube and mailed it off to Ancestry.com which promised to trace my genetic history back to oblivion and beyond…or somewhere around that time.  As  a result, my eastern European Jewish background … Continue reading

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THINKING OUTSIDE THE BOX

I have spent much of the past few days looking for some pictures. I know I put them away someplace safe; I just can’t remember where. These are pictures I’ve taken of some of my ancestors’ gravesites. When you get … Continue reading

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Digging up Family Roots

If you have ever attempted to look back to see from where and from whom you have descended; if you have ever marveled over a previously undiscovered old photograph of a grandfather when he was a young man; if you have … Continue reading

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JUST STUFF

A bunch of random items for the blog today, so dip in and out if there is anything to your liking…even double dipping is allowed! For Father’s Day my daughter gave me a DNA kit from ancestery.com. This is the … Continue reading

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OMG, I’M NOT EXCLUSIVE!

I am sure many of you will answer “yes” if I ask if you have ever googled your name and discovered that you may share it with someone else.  In fact, there may be lots of people with your same … Continue reading

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