Document Research

Oh, Sidney

If you've read my blog before, you know I've been working on my husband's 2x great grandmother Sidney. Also, I have been doing a "genealogy do-over" to an extent by going back through my family tree software and writing up a summary for each person. This sounds like a waste of time since I have… Continue reading Oh, Sidney

Family History

Genea Wishes for 2019

I read a post today from Down Home Genealogy (you can find it here) where Devry gave a recap of things that she had 'wished and hoped' for in 2018. Reading her post, it got me to thinking about how often I, and possibly you do it, too, simply forget to look at all the… Continue reading Genea Wishes for 2019

Family History

Continuing the search for Sidney

This weekend I spent a good bit of time going back over what I already knew of Sidney and her family, including not only reading the census records I've collected, but also transcribing them into my Evernote notebook. I've taken a bit of a different approach with this search after reading Val Greenwood's book, The… Continue reading Continuing the search for Sidney