6 Degrees Of Separation (Genealogy-Style): George Washington

So here was my random, cool thought for the genealogical week: Using people from your genealogical data, how far separated are you from famous figures in American history? Let’s start with George Washington…since he’s the one that got me wondering. … Continue reading →

Where Do You Turn for Genealogical Collaboration?

<div class=\"postavatar\">Where Do You Turn for Genealogical Collaboration?</div>

<div class=\"postavatar\"></div> So I have this sticky, muddy, mess of a family in 1780’s, Appoquinimink Hundred, New Castle, DE. right? Obviously in the 1780’s they didn’t see all the PSA’s about making sure your family is protected in the event … Continue reading →

What value do you feel various Web 2.0 tools add to genealogy?

<div class=\"postavatar\">What value do you feel various Web 2.0 tools add to genealogy?</div>

<div class=\"postavatar\"></div> I would be interested to hear people’s thoughts on what value you feel (or IF you feel) blogs, wikis, social networking (facebook, twitter, etc), and any other tool I am omitting, actually add? Thus far in the young … Continue reading →