Happy Memorial Day!

Richard Zalewski, circa 1940, US Navy.

About Brian Zalewski

I started genealogy research about mid-1999. My grandfather had passed away in April of that year. Since then I’ve done a lot of research not only for myself, but for friends and other relatives. In 2006, I married the love of my life, Darcy, and welcomed the birth of our daughter, Aerissa Jean, in 2010 and our son, Xander Lee, in 2012. I can’t wait to tell them stories about all of their ancestors.

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The Problem with Ancestry’s Trees

It’s the bane of any genealogy research. Finding out you have incorrect information long after you’ve added it to your family tree. In the worst cases, this could have ended up with you researching the wrong line for years. Fortunately, I’ve never (at least not yet) had that issue. While I love Ancestry.com with their […]


  1. I’m discovering your blog. We started genealogy on the same year (1999) and I can see by your blog that it’s a real passion for you. Congratulations for the great job you’re doing. I’ll come back regularly.
    Have a good day.