I took on a little project the last couple of weeks – something I’d meaning to do for a long time: how are the Gilchrists, Frasiers, Pierces and Rosecrans families all interconnected? I found some surprising answers and many more connections than I expected.
This week’s theme is “Name’s the Same.” Is there a name that keeps popping up in your family tree? Have you had to sort out multiple people with the same name?
Genealogy-wise, the agenda for today was a visit to the map annex of the National Library of Scotland. They have an AMAZING website where you can load historical maps and superimpose them on modern satellite images and see how things have changed over the last, I don’t know…300 years. I downloaded map images for all […]
Day 1 of my trip – getting settled in and exploring Edinburgh. Plus bonus Engineering and Harry Potter content!
The Rudeen and Rademacher Family History website might be down for a day or two – doing some upgrades on my server hosting. **UPDATE: appears to have been successful! Contact me if you see glitches.