September 8, 2017

My Chilean Connection

In 2011 Harvey and Adena Glasner travelled to Santiago Chile prior to their Chilean cruise. Harvey and Dov Glasner shared common roots in Nowy Sacz Galicia (now southern Poland). They met through Jewishgen.org. Dov, a resident of Santiago and Harvey were curious if they were somehow blood related. No paperwork […]
September 8, 2017

A Writer’s Guide to Diving Into Family History

Steve Luxenberg is a Washington Post editor and not a genealogist. In this essay he makes a case for delving into one’s family history to obtain the narratives re struggles, career challenges, failed marriages, business successes/failures, close calls, tragedies etc. Genealogy For The Rest of Us
August 22, 2017

A Genealogy of the Mayer Family

Glen Eker writes a fascinating history of the family of movie mogul Louis B. Mayer.