Great news today! Dr. Karel D. Bicha is a most knowledgeable and wonderful resource for those of us studying Bohmian (Czech) genealogy, family history,  and the early immigration t[...]
Good day!  I hope this finds you all doing super today! Today’s post is a bit of a genealogy/family history mishmash, but I hope you will find the items of interest. First ha[...]
CELEBRATE!  CELEBRATE! They are up ….. and they are live! Onward To Our Past® is pleased to announce that three new Resource Pages have been added to the website/blog! One co[...]
Not too long to wait now!  Onward To Our Past® is pleased to make the following announcement: We will be launching new pages here for the website soon, possibly later today! One fo[...]
For those of you here who have Bohemian (Czech) roots or just an interest in this intriguing country, I offer the following brief bits of historic information on Bohemia.  I hope t[...]
The following is the article published as the cover story of the most recent edition of the Ohio Genealogical Society Quarterly (Volume 51, No. 4, Winter 2011).  I hope you enjoy i[...]
  Today’s Tip is pretty simple and one that you all most likely already know:  Remember as you do your work, that to draw in family, we must be about much more than name[...]
I am very excited by today’s interview!  A terrific ‘catch’ as this fellow is usually off racing a mile-a-minute or faster all around the Czech Republic, Eastern Europe, and o[...]
  How I Got to Milevsko By Scott W. Phillips Reprinted with permission from the Summer 2010 issue of Slovo, the journal of the National Czech and Slovak Museum and Library I b[...]
As I am sure you all have, I just came across quite a conumdrum on this family line from Bohemia that I have been chasing from North Dakota, Iowa, Minnesota and Oklahoma!  I h[...]