Roman Ruins

Step Back in Time Yes, I have traced my genealogy to Scotland, but I have also been able to trace it back to Roman times as well.  This was an exciting time for me. It seemed surreal to read and discover this kind of history when each step in the discovery took me further back…

Discover Challenge – Transcript

Discover Challenge – Transcript Fortunately,  I have on hand many transcripts from my ancestors. Some date back to the beginning of the founding of the United States when the Moravians came to settle the first colonies in the Virginia region.   But the transcript I chose for this challenge today is a recipe from my great-grandmother.…

Family Names

In my family, I’m the one who is the genealogist. I’m the one following all those little leaves and all the intriguing stories of our ancestors.  History fascinates me, the hardships, the travels, the accomplishments and the loves of my family interest me to no end.  I have photos of my great grandfathers and mothers…