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If you have been following my work here in genealogy, ancestry, and family history, you know that my firm, Onward To Our Past® recently completed a year-long project to translate [...]
Here I am again, in the role of your Genealogy Diogenes.  (Diogenes was an ancient Greek who gained fame by the story that he took to walking the streets with a lamp  ‘sear[...]
Just the other day, I received one of those mail calls that we, as family historians and genealogist, LOVE. I went to the mailbox and there inside was a lovely, large, thick, manil[...]
Just a day or two ago, I was informed by Mila Rechcigl that he has a new book about to go to print.  Mila is past president and currently Scholar-in-Residence for the SVU or Czech[...]
I was recently reading a genealogy-oriented blog that was titled something about it being this author’s annual ‘fine print‘ edition.  I decided to actually read [...]
Welcome back!  I am Scott Phillips of Onward To Our Past® genealogy services and this is the third in my series of four articles titled “Scott’s Tips for the ‘Real World’[...]
Thank goodness the world of news reporting switched from hand-written Avvisi, which were some of the first hand-written newsletters that appeared in Europe, to the first printed ne[...]
Scott’s Continuing “Real World” Tips for Genealogists/Family Historians: Second in the Series Hi everyone!  This is edition number two of my four-part series on my ‘Real W[...]
Onward To Our Past Genealogy Services is proud to present, exclusively here on our website, the first and only English translation of the Hugo Chotek history book written about the[...]
I love, love, love the collaborative nature of the genealogy community!  It is truly wonderful when you run into a problem, a question, or a remote need that so often there is som[...]