Early Czech gathering in Cleveland, Ohio
Bohemian Settlers and Their Social Life in Cleveland, Ohio, North America. Published in 1895 by Cleveland Bohemians for the Prague Ethnographic Institute.  Liberty (1895) BEGINNING[...]
One of the 1800s photographs from Hugo Chotek's book
As seen in Huffington Post United Kingodom For the first time ever in English, a rare look at an early immigrant community as well as more than one thousand immigrant family names [...]
Albert Sluka, Cleveland City Policeman killed in the line of duty, found through genealogy.
It’s that time of week.  Time to check out the genealogy blog over at http://blog.genealogybank.com for the newest genealogy/family history article for your reading pleasure.[...]
Genealogy article found in Cleveland Plain Dealer for Joseph K. Vicha.
Good news! My current article is now up and live on the free blog for GenealogyBank. My most recent article is about new and different ways to attack brick walls in your genealogy [...]
Genealogy Gold in the newspapers for family history
So ….. my newest article is posted on the blog at GenealogyBank.com. I think you will enjoy the current story.  After last week’s story that featured Minnie the Elephan[...]
Jan Hus is a significant figure in history and genealogy if you have Czech family history.
HAPPY JAN HUS DAY! July 6th marks Jan Hus Day in the Czech Republic and around the world if you are of Czech heritage! We celebrate today as Jan Hus Day, in recognition of his deat[...]
Our Genealogy Translation Partner: KENAX Translations! As I posted the other day, we are getting ready to launch the first of the original translation sections on the Hugo Chotek a[...]
391 years ago today it was Bloody Sunday in Bohemia.   History and Genealogy Collide in Bohemia today. Bloody Sunday occurred shortly after the Battle of White Mountain.   The Batt[...]
Here it comes!  The unique Cleveland Czech Project is almost done!  It’s on the way! As you may recall, Onward To Our Past® Genealogy and Family History Services has been har[...]
Father’s Day and Genealogy! This weekend is Father’s Day here in the States.  Genealogy and Father’s Day just go together SO well of course …. just like Gen[...]