Genealogy Novels

By C.Michael Eliasz-Solomon | Novel Genealogical Pastiches or Pics

The Model American

Melania Trump is the exception to her husband’s nativist politics.<p>In July of 2002, two years before Donald Trump became engaged to the Slovenian model Melania Knauss, he visited her native country for three hours. The couple had been in London. At around 8 P.M. on a Monday night, they landed at …

Grave database brings dead back to life

Margaret Huling was born in 1631, the same year Lewes was founded at the mouth of the Delaware Bay. She wasn't born in Lewes, but her 1707 gravestone …

Before Ellis Island Existed, Castle Garden Welcomed Houdini and Typhoid Mary

At the southern tip of Manhattan, thousands of ships packed with hundreds of Europeans, weary from weeks at sea, entered New York’s harbor between …

Weird

Free Genealogy Books on The Internet Archive

When I started researching my family tree more than thirty years ago, I purchased a paper reprint of a genealogy book first published in 1920: <i>The</i> …

Genealogy

Leonard Cohen i jego polskie korzenie [skany dokumentów i wywód przodków]

<b>Legendarny piosenkarz, kompozytor, poeta, wielki i szanowany muzyczny wizjoner – Leonard Cohen zmarł w poniedziałek 7 listopada 2016 r. w Los</b> …

COLUMBUS-THE UNTOLD STORY

In the year 1444, near long-lost Constantinople, a Christian monarch breaks his truce with the Muslims, but Fate double crosses him. He is crushed in …

Historical Society of Pennsylvania Offers a Course in Researching Family in Pennsylvania

The following announcement was written by the folks at the Historical Society of Pennsylvania:Two openings remain for new genealogy</i> …

Genealogy

Maramures Region, Ukraine [pages 270-273]

All of the names listed above reach us from non-Jewish sources; that is, sources originating from the Austro-Hungarian government, who did not record …

A mathematical theory says the perfect age to get married is 26 — here's why

If you follow just one rule in dating, make it the 37% Rule.<p>According to journalist Brian Christian and cognitive scientist Tom Griffiths, coauthors of "Algorithms to Live By: The Computer Science of Human Decisions," that rule could help you save time looking for a spouse.<p>The 37% Rule basically …

Big Ideas

DP Camps in Europe Intro

Europe

Quiz: Celebrity family trees

Test your knowledge of some red carpet favorites and their distant relations

Entertainment

RootsWeb Hardware Upgrade

“We are currently working to move the entirety of RootsWeb to new machinery that can handle the load and be backed up in a consistent and reliable …

IT

The family tree that rewrote human history: Researchers stunned to find DNA submitted to online project dates back 338,000 years

• Discovery made after American submitted his DNA to a family tree service<br>• DNA traced to Mbo, a population living in a tiny area of western …

Satanic Bloodline - Conspiracy Fact - Not a Theory!

Illuminati Like to “Keep it in the Family”<p>From Beforitsnews.com:<p>Did you know all 44 U.S. presidents have carried European royal bloodlines into …

Historic Jewish American Newspapers Online

For those of you who have Jewish ancestry in your family tree, there are lots of Jewish-American newspapers that have been published over the last …

Anti-Semitism

16K Items That Vanished From Auschwitz Are Found

Jewelry, tobacco pipes, buttons, keys. Archaeologists uncovered more than 16,000 such items in the remains of Auschwitz's Crematorium III and gas …

Ancient History

ST. ALBANS, Vt. (AP) — A group that seeks to reunite lost Purple Hearts with service members or their descendants is embarking on an ambitious project: to return 100 such medals or certificates earned in World War I before the 100th anniversary next April of the United States' entry into the …

World News

Understanding the Genealogical Proof Standard

<i>*This is the first of a three-part series exploring how to use the Genealogical Proof Standard in your family history research. Part 2.</i>Life is good …

Research

Eliasz - statystyki i znaczenie

<b>» Najpopularniejsze w lokalnych regionach</b><p>Śląskie = 60<br>• Wielkopolskie = 38<br>• Pomorskie = 28<br>• Dolnośląskie = 22<br>• Opolskie = 18<br>• Mazowieckie = 15<br>• Łódzkie = …

MacFamilyTree 8 grows on you (in a good way)

Digital Library of Wielkopolska

Woburn resident to appear on 'Genealogy Roadshow'

Thanks partly to the advent of the internet, genealogy has become one of the most popular hobbies in the world. The endeavor to find one's family …

SQLite for Genealogy Software « Louis Kessler's Behold Blog

An article by Keith Riggle yesterday: “Where Are the Free Family Tree Maker Updates” caught my attention. Keith indicated that the Family Tree Maker …

Gdzie Ksiêgi z Wo³ynia

Wykaz dokumentów - stan z 2003 r..<p>Powiat <b>Dubno</b><p><b>miejscowo¶æ/parafia</b><p><b>wyznanie/obrz±dek</b><p><b>rodzaj aktu</b><p><b>daty</b><p><b>Dorohostaje</b><p>rzymskokatolickie<p>urodzenia, ma³¿eñstwa, …

May 3rd — Constitution Day — #History

May 3rd Constitution (see middle of Warsaw Gazette) / Konstytucja_3_Maja<br>The Constitution of May 3, 1791 (Konstytucja Trzeciego Maja) was drafted …

History