Back in the Game

Looks like I'll be back into doing some family genealogy research. It usually just takes something to re-spark my interest. Along with wanting to use my subscriptions, instead of paying for not using them, I watched a bit of a show on Irish immigrants on the History channel that helped me want to … [Read more...]

The new tree

So here is some information on the new tree that will be merging with mine very soon. Darcy's tree is a bit different from mine, which is nice since it allows me to research other types of ancestors that I'm not used to. She has a few ancestors that were in the Revolutionary War and a few in the … [Read more...]

More Zalewski’s

Oooh, a post title with a double-meaning. Well, for one, there have been a few additions to the Zalewski Surname Project over at Family Tree DNA. Thanks to everyone who has joined! If you're a Zalewski or related to one, see what you're missing by looking at my Zalewski Surname DNA Study … [Read more...]

Wedding Bells

Sorry that I haven't been updating this site. It's been an extremely busy month and I haven't had much time to do much else. I don't think that I mentioned it yet, but I'll be getting married on May 27th. So, everything these last few weeks has been about that. That also means that I'll probably be … [Read more...]

Create your own family website

I ran across this via Lifehacker. It looks to be a website that allows you to create a "family website" including family trees, photos, calendar, and maps. It's called JotSpot Family Site. Use our quick family tree builder to see all the family generations at a glance. Never forget the names of … [Read more...]

Headstone Search

Well, no luck on the headstones I was looking for. We first looked at the cemetery in the old Dheinsville, Wisconsin near Germantown. I have an ancestor that's listed as in this cemetery. Unfortunately, all of stones from that time period are beyond readable, some don't even exist anymore. So, I … [Read more...]

Springtime

Well, it's springtime (though snow is on the ground as I type) and it looks like its time to get some of those headstone photos that are needed. I have noted a bunch of them in the local area that I can hunt down. There are some farther away, such as in the northern tip of Wisconsin, but those can … [Read more...]

Update

Yes, I haven't posted in a bit. I've been busy with other things so I have not had time to do much genealogy research, though I am still interested in everything. I am still looking for Zalewski's for my Zalewski Surname DNA Study. I'll collect some stuff together to post. Stay tuned for that. … [Read more...]