A primer on cemetery research to find ancestors.

A primer on cemetery research to find ancestors.

  I’ve always loved gravestone and cemetery research to find ancestors.   Although I do most of my genealogical research via the internet, and in a very small amount via snail mail, there is something visceral about visiting the actual read on…

Husbandry on a human scale.

The science of husbandry on a human scale.

  We’ve all heard of the centuries old practice and science of husbandry, and most interesting is the science of husbandry on a human scale.   The definition of ‘husbandry’ according to “The American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language” read on…

The Gummeson family.

A Swedish History: Gummeson and Nelson

  My husband and children’s swedish history includes Gummeson and Nelson ancestors for the most part. Our children’s great grandfather through their grandmother (their father’s mother) was August Gummeson.   Born July 30, 1887 in Polk County, Wisconsin, USA, August read on…