Every year young children write wishful letters to Santa Claus. Sending Santa their wishes in hopes of obtaining their hearts desire – and avoiding a stocking full of coal!
Well, genealogists write letters to Santa Clause, too. Well, Genea-Santa.
I found my Dear Genea-Santa post from December 2009. I made my requests and quite honestly forgot [...]
Like most of you I received a flurry of Christmas cards during this Christmas season. These days most come with photographs of growing children and/or Christmas letters. It’s always fun to see how much our friends’ children change each year.
This year there was a first for me.
I received photographs of some Haley ancestors [...]
One of the great things about pursuing my family history has been interviewing the older generations on both sides of my family. I am fortunate to have interviewed my grandmother on several occasions. (I look forward to more interviews in the future.)
From an interview a couple of years ago, I recently [...]