Guide on How to Translate Old Records

Unless you have succeeded through palaeography for beginners and know where to start, translating the old records in a foreign language may sound confusing. A reason for that lies in the way such translation work is approached by the experts. Unlike most legal or research paper translations, the old records may relate to anything and[…]

Genes and Genealogy and Making the Most of Famous Relations – Or Not So Much

Before you attribute a trait to a famous ancestor like George Washington or Marie Antoinette, you might want to see how much DNA you actually share with these people. It’s not what you thought. Digging up one’s genealogical roots is second only to gardening in popularity as a hobby and can be much more exciting.[…]