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Start Your WikiTree Branch of the Family

Start Your WikiTree Branch of the Family

Donna Wakenight July 18, 2018 0

WikiTree is a free family tree website where you can create your family tree. I found this site in 2015 when searching for one of my Wakenight ancestors. When I viewed the WikiTree profile,

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Immigrants Make America Great

Immigrants Make America Great

Donna Wakenight July 18, 2018 0

The first people to migrate to North America crossed the Bering Straits around 20,000 years ago. That is what the scientists and history books tell us. Through these first immigrants evolved the Inuit and

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RootsWeb and WorldConnect

RootsWeb and WorldConnect

Donna Wakenight July 4, 2018 0

As I am always searching for my Wakenight ancestors, I use a link I found on RootsWeb. It is to a family tree created by Sharon Strow, entitled “Descendants of Daniel Wakenight.” I copied

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Genealogy and Family History Tracing

Genealogy and Family History Tracing

Staff June 5, 2018 0

Article provided by a member of Accelerated Web Solutions: Genealogy is the study of the origin of a person, family or group that emphasizes the origin, offspring, family tree, etc. With the increasing tendency

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Three Uses for a Family Tree

Three Uses for a Family Tree

Staff May 12, 2018 0

Article provided by a member of Accelerated Web Solutions: The primary motivation that influences a family to create a family tree is to answer questions. If you cherish jigsaw riddles, secrets and investigator work,

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How to Research Your Family Tree

How to Research Your Family Tree

Staff May 12, 2018 0

Article provided by a member of Accelerated Web Solutions: Finding your family’s crest or coat of arms may seem daunting, but it doesn’t have to be. The search for your family’s crest can often

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Tracing My German Ancestry

Tracing My German Ancestry

Donna Wakenight May 9, 2018 0

As you know from past articles, I have been on the hunt to find out where my surname originated. My ancestor, Daniel Wakenight, is my great-great-great-great-grandfather. From census records on Ancestry.com, I know he

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Preserving Your Family History

Preserving Your Family History

Donna Wakenight May 1, 2018 0

Every genealogist will tell you that documentation is vital in creating your family tree. Without it, there is no verification of the facts. I make sure to include copies of records for every event

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How to Start a Family Tree

How to Start a Family Tree

Staff April 26, 2018 0

Article provided by a member of Accelerated Web Solutions: When starting a family tree, always begin with the current generation and then work backward. Working this way will ensure that the information is accurate,

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Finding Your Elusive Ancestor

Finding Your Elusive Ancestor

Donna Wakenight April 25, 2018 0

I’m sure I’ve told you this before, but I enjoy building my family tree on Ancestry.com. With millions of records at my fingertips, they make it easy to grow my tree in a short

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