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Thinking About Genealogy Over The Holidays

By SouthernSBuddy | September 30, 2022

The calendar is starting to leave the summer months and turn to November and December. Being a genealogist, I cannot help but feel excited during these two months because so many traditions and holidays are observed by so many worldwide during this time. Personally, these traditions bring back many memories of my family getting together…

Outside The Box Genealogy #2

By SouthernSBuddy | August 24, 2022

In today’s world, there are so many ways that you can capture your family’s history.  In the past, we had ancestors who enjoyed capturing their history in markings and paintings on caves. The Egyptians captured their lineage in images placed on the walls of their tombs. Closer to home, the indigenous tribes had storytellers who…

Outside the Box Genealogy

By SouthernSBuddy | June 28, 2022

“What if I told you,” this phrase can evoke many thoughts depending on its use. In today’s genealogical world, it can provide an opening to pass along information about your family and how you became you. Genealogy sites have done several surveys, and the results found that Americans are not just out of touch with their…