My ancestor score February 2018

It is time for a new ancestor score. Since I started it, I am hooked 🙂 You see there is not really a lot of  "improvement" from last year. Although I was able to add 2 direct ancestors in my 6th and in my 7th generation, I had to remove two direct ancestors in my … Continue reading My ancestor score February 2018

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Invite to dinner – #52ancestors – the perfect red cabbage

It is time for week 4 of our "52 ancestors challenge". The prompt for this week is "invite to dinner" and I immediately knew what I wanted to write about. This is a letter from my grandmother which I found some time back while going through a box I brought back with me from the … Continue reading Invite to dinner – #52ancestors – the perfect red cabbage

Longevity – my most stubborn brick wall

Here it is, week three of the "52 ancestors challenge" by Amy Johnson Crow. Topic of the week: Longevity. You could see this topic from various different angles. Who was your most long living ancestor could be a great blogpost. But I immediately thought about my 3rd great-grandmother  Anna Catharina Dorothea GROTH. Why? Well, she … Continue reading Longevity – my most stubborn brick wall

52 ancestors – my most favourite photo

Every week we receive a prompt from Amy Johnson Crow for the 52 ancestors challenge. Favourite photo And this is a tough one. I have quite a few fascinating and interesting pictures. Not as many as I would like to have - I am always jealous when I see other researchers with their treasures of … Continue reading 52 ancestors – my most favourite photo