AnceStories: The Stories of My Ancestors

Blog URL:http://ancestories1.blogspot.com
Blog Tags:genealogy, family history, history, Michigan, Washington, Alaska
Country:United States
State/Province:Washington
Location:Spokane

My personal blog about my genealogical research: my triumphs, my challenges, my research notes...plus some tips and links for you.



Latest Blog Posts



In the first post of this series, Proving the Generations, I wrote how my goal is to use the Genealogical Proof Standard to show my ancestry through my great-great-grandparents' generation.In this fourth post, I will be provi...

In the first post of this series, Proving the Generations, I wrote how my goal is to use the Genealogical Proof Standard to show my ancestry through my great-great-grandparents' generation.In this third post, I will be provin...

In the first post of this series, Proving the Generations, I wrote how my goal is to use the Genealogical Proof Standard to show my ancestry through my great-great-grandparents' generation.In this second post, I will be proving that my father, Bryan...

For some time now, I've been following the genealogy blog of a Dutch Facebook friend and accredited genealogist, Yvette Hoitink, who is using the Genealogical Proof Standard to attempt to prove that she is descended from Eleanor of Aquitaine, her sup...

Michigan Department of Community Health, “Death Records, 1921-1947,” database with images, Seeking Michigan (http://cdm16317.contentdm.oclc.org/cdm/search/collection/p16317coll1), entry for Richard V. Robbins, 20 May 1921, certificate no. 41 355.

Seven Generations

on Jul 25, 2018

Theo lovingly pets the polar bear that belonged to hisGreat-great-great-grandfather, William Bryan Robbins, Sr.4 July 2018Taken at the home of his Great-grandfather Robbins in Stevens Co., Washington.Earlier this month, I spent time with extende...

Her Name Was...Anna?

on Mar 16, 2018

Nellie May Concidine, c. 1905.Unknown location, probably Grand Rapids, Kent Co., Michigan.Original privately held by Miriam Robbins,[ADDRESS FOR PRIVATE USE,] Spokane, Washington, 2018.(click on photo to enlarge)Last night, I was lost in thought, loo...