Welcome Maxwell!

Welcome to the world young Master Maxwell! My beautiful & amazing wife with our son! After five days at St. Thomas’ Hospital across from Parliament/QE Tower/Big Ben (that’s a post in itself) young Master Maxwell is home with us. He’s been home now for a few days, but obviously with … Continue reading

I’m 10% Viking And Have a New 4th Cousin!

As part of becoming a family historian, I signed up for the trial of Ancestry.com's DNA Analysis for ancestry research.  As one of the first people to have access to the Ancestry.com DNA analysis, I recently received my results.  It was no surprise to find out that approximately 70% of my … Continue reading

Becoming A Family Historian

The picture above shows my great-grandfather and his wife, along with a friend and the friend's children.  I scanned that picture in a couple of days ago, and it was the first time in my life that I'd held something that was quite literally one hundred years old.  That picture was taken … Continue reading