Have you considered having your DNA tested? If you haven’t, maybe you should. But first, some explanation is needed. Read more
One of the most valuable, yet overlooked record sets for genealogical research is the tax digest.
When... Read more
You’ve interviewed your relatives. Diligently searched databases online. Spent hours at the courthouse and... Read more
We’ve all come to stumbling blocks when it comes to researching our family histories. If census, court records, church records... Read more
A knowledge of the migration routes used by settlers in the 18th and 19... Read more
One reader asks whether Samuel Allen, who lived in St. Paul’s Parish of Augusta, is the same Samuel Allen who lived in Kentucky and had sons... Read more