Genealogy Tip O’ the Day: The Trouble with (and Magnificence of) Memories Have you ever found yourself tricked by your own memories? As a genealogist and our family’s resident hist[...]
Czech Genealogy: 75 Exclusive Biographies of Early Czech-Americans (and growing) Only from Onward To Our Past® Question:  Where can you find 75 (and counting) exclusive biographies[...]
Genealogy Tip O’ Today: Sleuthing Old Photographs “Don’t be a quitter!” I don’t remember how many times I heard this advice as a youngster from some member of my family. Now, decad[...]
Genealogy and Us: The Confounding Situation of Genealogical Incompatibility   I was very excited the other day. I had been talking on the phone with an elderly cousin who said ‘You[...]
Genealogy Tip o’ the Day: Double Check Those Wedding Photos!   Just a few days ago my cousin, bless his heart, took time while he was on a well needed vacation far from the snow on[...]
Springtime is the Perfect Time to Prepare Your Genealogy Garden   Springtime is a wonderful time! The snows are finally gone (at least in most places), the days are getting longer,[...]
Czech Genealogy: Surnames and Home Villages – An Unusual Suspect I know only too well the frustration of working on your genealogy while having no idea what the home village is of [...]
Genealogy Tip: It’s important to know your sources’ points of view in genealogy In the age of the Internet we have all come to the realization of the importance of know[...]
Genealogy Tips and Hints: A List of Lessons from Going ‘Round the World Many years ago I was blessed to spend a semester of my life on a ship going around the world and studying at[...]
Genealogy Tips and Hints: A List of What Sailing Can Teach Us about Genealogy I have a cousin who is an amazing sailor. He lives on his boat, has sailed all over the world, and rac[...]