A Photo Surprise

A Photo Surprise

I have two primary folders. One for my paternal relations. One for my maternal relations. I’m actually pretty lucky that I don’t have any cross-overs. Yet. I haven’t touched either folder set in a long time. Last night, I found my maternal side...
Missing Person: David Ralston

Missing Person: David Ralston

I don’t hardly ever talk about my family, but I feel that maybe its time I open up a bit and talk about some of the mysteries. This is one of my brick walls. This is all the information I have.My 4th great grandfather is William Ralston who came from Ireland and...
Returning to the Root

Returning to the Root

In breaking with tradition, I have decided to write about my family. Yes, my own family. The very people that spur me forward, further into genealogy into this never ending bizarre rabbit hole that I seem to have fallen down. I cannot explain what the real draw to it...