Author: Gillian Leonard

Three "23 and Me" DNA sampling kits

For Nosha, femme_makita, cw, yes.

Happy weekend my friends!

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DNA Testing and Ancestry

In this modern age, science is lending a helping hand to genealogical research. Sites like 23andme, Family Tree DNA, and offer a service to people who can pay for it—DNA testing. While the...

We found out about this magical library from my Wallpaper City Guide for Stockholm. There's something beautiful about piles and piles of books and my inner compulsive sorter took great satisfaction in knowing that they were all perfectly categorized and laid out.

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The Allure of Libraries

With so much focus in genealogy on internet searches, it is important to remember that libraries can be very helpful in your search for ancestry. Some libraries are set up specifically for genealogy while...

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War Pensions as a Genealogical Resource

When researching ancestors who were enlisted in the armed services, certain documents can shed some light on their military and personal lives. Along with the National Archives and Records administration website, genealogy sites like...

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Enhancing Your Search for Mexican Ancestors

If you’re like most Americans, your genealogical search will eventually take you to other countries. For a great number of people, their search will take them to Mexico. If you are unable to travel...


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