The Ancestral Places Geneameme

Thanks to Alona from Lone Tester for this geneameme.  Using the alphabet how many letters can you name ancestral places for? A – Adelaide, South Australia (Willison, Scadden, Buring) B – Berlin, Prussia (Buring) C – Cornwall, England (Scadden) D – Draughton, Northamptonshire, England (Heeps) E – Elmore, Victoria, Australia (Heeps, Boyd) F – Flaxley, … [Read more…]

DNA Results

I woke up this morning to find that my DNA results are in and one person has contacted me already!!  I’m excited to get stuck in to checking out all the matches and following the leads they bring!  I chose Ancestry DNA because I’m already an avid Ancestry user and also because I can download … [Read more…]

Unlock The Past Roadshow

This is the first time I’ve been an ambassador* for a genealogy event.  I’m excited to be attending the roadshow in Adelaide to hear Chris Paton, Dirk Weissleder and other presenters speak.  I have both Scottish and German heritage so this event is perfect for me. The Adelaide event is on the 23rd and 24th … [Read more…]