Fan Chart Complete

As some people that know that have been following the Enchanted Family Progress to date, I (Kathleen) has been in search for the last two names on her Family Fan Chart.  These were the parents of Clayton Leroy Jones.  Well last night well doing search in hopes to find...

Genealogy Facts

When you start thinking about building your family tree it can get over whelming and hectic to think of it in terms of numbers. Each ancestor generation doubles in numbers. So you start with YOU that is 1 Your parents Generation that is 2  Your Grandparents Generation that is 4 ...

Where did the Compton’s come from

To start off with we will name a few Comptons Frances Compton, who landed in Virginia in 1623 John Compton, who arrived in Boston, Massachusetts in 1634 Jo Compton, aged 26, landed in Barbados in 1635 James Compton, who landed in Maryland in 1637 Thomas Compton settled in Roxbury,...

Following Clues Down Dusty Paths

Your Family Tree TIP: Every item may be filled with clues, details, misinformation, and straight-out lies! As you research further into your ancestors’ pasts, you will likely find fewer accurate details of individuals. However sometimes, there are likely to be very few documented details of their lives because they...

Free Websites For Beginners in Genealogy

There are so many websites now for genealogists of all levels of expertise and experience. But for the beginner, it can be rather confusing to wade through paid advertising cluttering up the landing page of a website, or to try to figure out how to search for the exact...