Do you enjoy sending Valentine’s Day cards to those you love and admire? So did your ancestors. Here is a little bit about the history of the tradition of sending Valentine’s Day cards, and how the tradition can tell you some interesting information about your ancestors themselves.
Illinois is home to quite a few interesting legends and folklore stories. It has had centuries of human habitation to develop them. Some tales are old and some are newer, but all are uniquely Illinois. Here are some of the highlights of the folklore of the 21st state in the United States.
Martha Jane Willick’s grandchildren gather together to go over the list of clues found by previous generations that she left them. There are some amazing historic and genealogical discoveries in that list that would be the envy of any genealogist. However, each clue points to another one. What is...
This is the story of the movers and shakers, the big players, of the American Revolution.
Free Genealogy Lookups
Marriage Index: North Carolina, 1851-1900 | Marriage Index: Alabama, 1800-1900s | Marriage Index: Illinois, 1851-1900 | Marriage Index: Michigan and Wisconsin, 1830-1900