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Finding your Past · 7h ago

Friday Funny

Hahaha; I have been know to be this guy at times. Sorry for any inconvenience.
Finding your Past · 1d ago

Throwback Thursday : New Year's Eve 1973

Here is a throwback photo from a New Year's Eve party that my parents had in 1973. The photo left to right is of my brother Michael, my paternal grandfather, George Edward Kirk White, one of...
Finding your Past · 1d ago

Wordless Wednesday : One of the last

Trolley pole, Quail Street, Albanypole has since been removed
Finding your Past · 3d ago

Tombstone Tuesday : Baby

This week's Tombstone Tuesday focuses on a simple granite stone that reads Baby. There are actually two babies buried here. Unnamed twins, a baby girl and a baby boy who were born on 12 Sept...
Finding your Past · 3d ago

Albany Grave Digger Helper : Thank You

This post is for my father, Mike White. He has been a regular helper at my various cemetery jaunts for a number of years and this thank you is long overdue. Many of the gravestones that I ha...
Finding your Past · 4d ago

Military Monday : Charles E. Sickman, 1st Class Boy

Military Monday this week focuses on Charles E. Sickman. At age 15 he enlisted in the Navy and served in the Civil War as a 1st Class Boy. Not quiet sure what a 1st Class Boy was I did some ...
Finding your Past · 4d ago

Evangelical Protestant Church, Albany, NY

Now that the warmer weather is here and the Albany Grave Digger is back out and about restoring gravestones at the Evangelical Protestant Cemetery on Krumkill Road in Albany. It was decided ...
Finding your Past · 5d ago

Ancestry DNA sale - 20% off

If you were thinking about getting your DNA tested, now is the time. Ancestry has a 20% off sale until Wednesday 26 April. The regular price is $99. The sale brings the cost down to $79 and ...
Finding your Past · 6d ago

Saturday's Society : Heritage Hunters of Saratoga County

This week's society is on the Heritage Hunters of Saratoga County. To my loss I am not familiar with this group. Having very few ancestral trails into Saratoga County I have yet to attend an...
Finding your Past · 6d ago

MyHeritage subscription 50% from Eastman's Online Genealogy Newsletter

Here is another genealogical offer that has to be spread. For readers of Eastman's Online Genealogy Newsletter or EOGN, Dick Eastman has secured a half-off subscription with full access to M...