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Random Notes · 3M ago

My Dad's Classics Illustrated

As a young child in the cold and dark times before the internet, I used to love reading my Dad's comic books that he had collected when he was a kid.  He had funny one's like Mad Magazine, but I also loved reading his Classics Illustrated.Classics Il...
Random Notes · 8M ago

Julius Ensign Rockwell, I wish I could hug you

A long time ago, when the world was young and so was I, being a genealogist meant a lot mo...
Random Notes · 10M ago

Mix Ancestors Home Towns in England

My Mix family research has been able to go back far enough to identify the towns from whic...
Random Notes · 1Y ago

Veteran's in My Family

In honor of Veteran's Day this year, I thought I would pull together in one spot all the veterans in my family that I'm currently aware of!First off, here are Direct Ancestors that I am awar...
Random Notes · 1Y ago

Those Family Stories Are Probably True

When I first started doing genealogy back in the last century and started hearing the oral...
Random Notes · 1Y ago

The house that burnt - the Domelle house in East Liverpool Ohio

So this is my grandparents' house burning down - on the front page of the local newspaper,...
Random Notes · 1Y ago

Scanning Those Negatives

My project this summer was to scan all of my own photo negatives and photos that I’ve had...
Random Notes · 1Y ago

Emigration of the Triebswetter Domelles to the Mid-West

I know I know, is there a more boring title for a non-genealogy person to see?  It sounds like a dry thesis or something but guess what I don't care!  :-DSo anyway, I've made a lot of progre...
Random Notes · 1Y ago

I Dream of.....Architecture

I'm horrible at meeting people, I get so flustered at having to actually interact with another human in person that I never remember their names and I forget their face and I'm also one of t...
Random Notes · 1Y ago

Where the Domelle's Came From

So I recently obtained a new copy of the family book for the "home town" of my great-grandfather, William Domelle (my maternal great-grandfather), born in 1882.  This is my only photo of him, taken circa 1907 with his first wife Magdalena Tirjung, pr...