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  1. Skeletons in the Closet

    Everyone thinks they want me to find a few—but perhaps that’s one of those things that sounds better in theory than it turns out to be in practice.
  2. Big Sister Without a Name

    My father, Robert Milo Wallin (1923-1993) spent nearly all of his life thinking he was the oldest child in his family. ...
  3. Passage to America

    Once you become known as the Official Family Historian, a wonderful phenomenon begins to occur.  Relatives, especially older ones, begin to...
  4. 15 Genealogy Quotes We Love

    Here are 15 of our favorite quotes about family history. Enjoy! Every man is a quotation from all his ancestors. –...
  5. Marriage Records, circa 1848

    Recently I found the 1848 Ohio marriage record for my husband’s 2nd great-grandfather, John Garver (1821-1901) and his wife Mary Ann...

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