Originally from Virginia, I now live in Atlanta. I am a legal assistant by day and an amateur genealogist by night – and all weekend, if I can get away with it. I began researching my family’s history in 2010, and the process was completely addictive. Despite my firm belief while growing up that I was Irish, my roots are firmly planted in the soil of England, and on both sides of my family, you will find farmers, farmers, and more farmers. Except for the current generation, that is … none of us seem to be able to be able to grow a decent tomato to save our lives. I’ll also be posting from time to time about things I find in my husband’s family tree, as well as the occasional “guest post” with fun things from the information I’ve dug up on the ancestors of a friend or two. Let’s see what I can find ….
NOTE: Header photograph courtesy of Amy R. Perkins