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Czech Culture and Heritage: More on Bohemian gingerbread and where you can find gingerbread gifts in the US During my research on Bohemian gingerbread I had a real stroke of luck. [...]
Czech Genealogy and History:  Do you know the Přemyslid (Přemyslovci) family? If you have been working on your Bohemian (Czech) genealogy I am curious to know if you are familiar w[...]
Czech Genealogy: The Story of Jan Kříž. The First English Translation from the 1920 edition of the Czech-American journal Amerikán Národní Kalendář It is not often we get to read f[...]
Czech Genealogy: A Genealogy Assistant of Old: Hugo Chotek. English translation of the biography of Hugo Chotek as written in the 1912 edition of Amerikán Národní Kalendář. We here[...]
Genealogy Resource Available in New Format: The English translation of Hugo Chotek’s 1895 book is now in pdf. Our genealogy fans spoke and we at Onward To Our Past® listened! A few[...]
The following is the first ever translation from the original Czech to English of “Memoirs of Czech Settlers In America” from the 1895 Edition of Amerikán Národní Kalen[...]
Amerikán Národní Kalendář: A Unique and Wonderful Czech Genealogy Resource Some things in Bohemian (Czech) genealogy simply shouldn’t be ignored and a significant one of them is th[...]
Augustin Heřman: The First of the First Bohemians-Americans on American Shores Part One Someone always has to be first. First up to bat. First to go off the high dive at the munici[...]
Onward To Our Past® Contact: Scott W. Phillips FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Tel: (312) 718-1769 Fax: (219) 861-0178 Email: onwardtoourpast@gmail.com ONWARD TO OUR PAST® ANNOUNCES ‘CZECH, [...]
The Thirty Years’ War and why it Matters to Our Bohemian/Czech Genealogy To most folks, a war that started 396 years ago would be something relegated to their ‘useless facts I had [...]