It’s not just the records, it’s the stories that captivate me. I am fascinated by immigration (my mother arrived in the US from Germany at age 7). Those who left, moved, or migrated astonish me. I can’t get enough of the history of my female ancestors. These posts include short stories, photos, recipes, explorations of records, and other interesting tidbits found in my family tree. Just click on the title to see the images and read more.