The ninth ancestor in my 52 Ancestors in 52 Weeks 2017 project is Major William VAUGHAN. He is my wife’s maternal 9th-great-grandfather. I was interested in this line since supposedly up within William’s ancestry is a connection to the royal lines of England. I’ve spent some time recently trying to confirm my wife’s connection to Mr. […]

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Tracking the Water


Heads up. This is going to be a non-genealogy post, but it may an interesting read to some. Fair warning though, it…

George Henry Cleveland (1871-1924)


The seventh ancestor in my 52 Ancestors in 52 Weeks is my wife's maternal great-great-grandfather, George Henry CLEVELAND. The relationship line is my wife → …
Troka Family

Nepomucena


The fifth ancestor in my 52 Ancestors in 52 Weeks is my 3rd-great-grandmother, Nepomucena (Ne-po-moo-see-nah) Susanna (SYLDATK) SZULTA. I am related to…

The Union Man


The fourth ancestor in my 52 Ancestors in 52 Weeks project this year is my maternal great-grandfather, Leon Joseph DeBROUX. I'm related…

Crossing The Streams


The third "ancestor" in my 52 Ancestors in 52 Weeks project this year is (in one direction) my first cousin, twice removed,…

You Can Call Me Charles


The second ancestor in my 52 Ancestors project this year is my maternal great-great-grandfather, Carl Friedrich Herman LAST, also known as Charles.…