Ancestry Academy Launches!

One of my passions is education and another is genealogy.  So you can imagine that being a participant in Ancestry Academy is just all sorts of fun for me! I currently have 3 classes live: Your Family History Online: Laying the Foundation Cousin Bait: Make Social Media Work for You You Found What in the … Continue reading

Wrap up on VGS Presentation

April 11th, I spent the day with over 200 researchers at the VGS spring conference and  they were a lively and fun group. You can find my slides from those presentations at Slides and Presentations. Here are the spread sheet examples: Civil War Spread Sheet Examples Timeline-Adam Boyd Snavely Happy Searching!

Upcoming Presentation in Richmond, VA and Slides from Last Week.

I’ll be presenting to the Virginia Genealogy Society in Richmond Virginia on Saturday, April 11: Spring 2015 Conference I had a great time this past Saturday presenting to the members of San Luis Obispo Genealogy Society. I’ve posted my slides on my presentations page — check it out : Slides from Past Presentations  

A look back at 2014: Top Ten Blog Posts

I wasn’t a frequent blogger in 2014, but I did enjoy writing these.  Here are my Top Ten blog posts from 2014 by views. 52 Ancestors in 52 Weeks! My summary of my 52 Ancestors in 52 Weeks and related articles. Sure I haven’t made much progress but I have organized it! Come out, come … Continue reading

2014 in review

The stats helper monkeys prepared a 2014 annual report for this blog. Here’s an excerpt: The concert hall at the Sydney Opera House holds 2,700 people. This blog was viewed about 16,000 times in 2014. If it were a concert at Sydney Opera House, it would take about 6 sold-out performances for that many … Continue reading