I thought to add a bit more detail to this long GoAncestry journey. The webiste has some more features that were added this last year.
I enjoy the flag counter as I get a glimpse into the location our visitors are coming from. I am not sure it really tells me anything more than that, but that is enough for such an easy to use application.
Spent some time getting the site into a more secure state. It wasn't insecure to begin with, but the method used to
Things have been progressing nicely for the site and for our personal efforts in Genealogy and History. We believe we are on the right track and that over time we will have a wealth of information posted here that will help others. While it will be time that is the judge of that opinion, I am comfortable in continuing our efforts on our current path.
We do have the basic constructs built for the US States and their respective counties. Efforts to create this infrastructure has pro
Things have come along well in the past weeks. Over the last days part of our team has been working to add more research related content to pages from Maryland, Delaware, Ohio, and even a few other entries here and there.
My dilemma is now trying to decide what gets worked on next.
A part of me is considering that I keep working on with the foundation, those page constructs, databases, and the mechanics of the site presentation. Though it is a bit less rewarding than bringing a regi
I have been working on my family tree for a number of years now. During that time I also worked on the trees of others, the brick walls of others, and those other aspects of life that are not genealogically related. I still work outside the home. I would find different clues while researching, and each of them would open a new door to possibilities. Many times I would have to chose ONE of them and pursue that option for what seemed like weeks. Then upon a successful or unsuccessful outcome
800 - Charlemagne crowned
1517 - Martin Luther starts Protestant Reformation
1683 - Germantown, Penn. founded
1772 - Poland's lands partitioned between Prussia, Austria, and Russia
1882 - More than 250,000 German immigrants arrive in the US
1945 - Germany divided into East and West
1990 - Germany reunited
2009 - Vital records blackout periods relaxed
Some websites to help with deciphering German script:
Rosanna Green 1800-1882 married to Calvin Parks
Sarah Wallin 1761-1843 married to John Clark Parks 1752 - 1820 (MY First) father Admire Parks 1707 - XX
Daniel Sidner 1784 - XX married to Rebecca???
Dennis Tinsman 1786 - xx married to ??
Dennis Tinsman 1750-1818 married to Rachel (Greene) 1760 - XX?