Posts tagged ‘Ireland’

Saturday Night Genealogy Fun – Your 16 Great-Great-Grands

It is time again for Saturday Night Genealogy Fun – thanks to Randy Seaver at Genea-Musings. Somehow by the time Saturday night rolls around, I’m much…

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Fiske’s Law of Genealogy in action

This article charmingly states “Fiske‚Äôs law of genealogy: ‘Genealogy is finding the person who has done all the research.’” Well, this has been a particularly lucky…

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Tombstone Tuesday: John J. Tierney (1863 – 1914)

Tierney, John J. grave marker, Holy Sepulchre Cemetery, North Andover, Essex, Massachusetts, USA; photograph by D. J. Goldman, 23 Apr 2008. Digital copy privately held by…

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My Brickwall Ancestor: John KELLY, (1840-1905) – Madness Monday

Per Miriam’s splendid suggestion, I’m going to attempt a writeup of one of my current challenges in family history. (I’m not overly fond of the phrase…

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