Some Facts About Coat of Arms and Designing One For Fun!

In the 12th Century the symbol of the Coat of Arms was used to identify families or individuals. It was very widely adopted by kings, princes, knights and other major power holders throughout western Europe. By the mid-thirteenth century, the coats of arms were adopted by priests, cities, towns, commoners, peasants and burghers. They usedContinue reading “Some Facts About Coat of Arms and Designing One For Fun!”

17 Resources For Tracing Your Family Ancestry

As you get older, finding your “roots” becomes more important in discovering who you are and where you came from. But where to start? In this article you’ll find a list of 15 resources to get you started on your family tree saga.

Taking a FREE Course and Learning About Genealogy

Why is genealogy so popular? Compassion in learning the history of our ancestors which helps us gain a greater understanding of how they lived in the past.

This is a very important step for anyone thinking of or is new to starting their family tree. 

Are you contemplating taking a genealogy course? If the answer is yes! Read on…

Your Legacy: Making Your Family Tree For Free

Have you ever wondered and asked yourself “How can I make my family tree for free?”.  This is a very common question among beginner family historians. Genealogy can become a very expensive hobby so here are some ideas to get you started and create your family tree for FREE! Download a free family tree softwareContinue reading “Your Legacy: Making Your Family Tree For Free”

Free Genealogy Search – A Step in Your Family Ancestry

Free Genealogy Search – A Step in Your Family Ancestry

If you’re interested in rediscovering your family’s history, then you should conduct your own research or hire a genealogist to do the search for you. However, you have to consider that hiring a genealogist right away can be very expensive as well as researching for your family’s ancestry alone. It will also take quite a long time to get to your goal on finding the root of your family’s history.

The Success of DNA Testing and Continuing Your Genealogy Research

The Success of DNA Testing and Continuing Your Genealogy
ResearchToday having your DNA tested is one of the best ways to continue a different angle in researching your family tree. It’s great if you have a family tree already started and want to get more information on your ancestors. Doing so enables you to check out potential distant cousins and discovering more about where you actually came from.

Why You Should Create a Family Tree?

My mother is your grandmother and my brother is your uncle. Is this how you teach your kids about your families? How each of us relate to one another and who is the mother to whom? Why not use a family tree with detailed information and properly cited on how we are connected to eachContinue reading “Why You Should Create a Family Tree?”

Bored? During Our Current Pandemic Situation – Check Out These Hobby Ideas

Bored? During Our Current Pandemic Situation – Check Out These Hobby Ideas

Have you ever played one too many computer games or watched one too many old reruns? You just can’t get into another mystery and you just feel flat? Maybe you are suffering from boredom, that familiar accompaniment to our automated, precooked lifestyles. If so, you need to check out these hobby ideas. Hobbies have been found to be therapeutic as they relieve stress and get the mind active. In this article, you’ll find hobby ideas for every sort of person, from the intellectual to the athlete, from the homemaker to the attorney.

Why Research Genealogy?

Genealogy is having an informed knowledge of your past and leaving a worthwhile legacy for future generations. This project came about while I was researching my family genealogy. It is important for us all to leave a legacy to our children, grandchildren and future generations. My main intent is compiling a Family Record or ‘Saga’ so that itContinue reading “Why Research Genealogy?”

Learn to Set Goals When Researching Your Genealogy

Learn to Set Goals

There are those who are bounded by laws and rules, yet success is too distant for them. On the other hand, there are those who appears to be easy going people but are successful. Think you have what it takes to be like them? Or would you rather do something different to achieve the elusive success? Take heart and set your goals. Learn to set goals while you research your family tree and set priorities.