Discovering Cousin Jacks and Cousin Jennies

They crossed the ocean, and with them, they brought years of mining experience, spirited hymns, and pasties.  Countless Copper Country . . .

Researching a Death in the Mines

A job in the mines of the Copper Country could mean much to a man. It might have placed him . . .

Flashback Friday – Our Boy With The Deer

This Flashback Friday has me, on a deeply personal level, feeling a little wistful and missing the daily routine of . . .

Breaking Down Brick Walls When You’re Stuck Behind Walls

Another week has gone by, and you’re still stuck at home. If you’ve been working on your family history, it’s . . .

Flashback Friday: Anna Brockway Makes Her Own Way

Author’s note: In 2018, we published a piece on three remarkable women from the Brockway family. The tale concluded with . . .

Getting Started on Genealogy While Stuck at Home

While there’s been no shortage of ideas about how to spend the abundance of at-home time, permit the staff of . . .