What Can Your Ancestors Tell You?

Author -Carole Parkes

Uncovering Secrets in Your Family History

Have you ever delved into the lives of your ancestors? I know some of you are thinking there’s nothing  more boring than this hobby, but I think otherwise. 17 years of research has shown me how widely lifestyles and experiences can differ in one family. You just never know what you turn up in your research. Besides, why wouldn’t you take advantage when family history research is so much easier now there are so many record sites Online. Many of them are free too!

My Alker Family

I thought my unremarkable working class family would be boring,  but I’ve found lots of interesting tidbits that expand the knowledge we already had.  I already knew my mother’s uncle, Samuel Alker, gained a BSc in Agriculture at Lancaster University, England, and worked in Argentina as a chemist at La Forestal, Guillermina, Santa Fe. Buenos Aires…

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Courtney M. Wendleton

I'm an author with an associate's in psychology. Interested in a lot of different things, and love controversy. The more controversial the better, but that's not all I'm interested in. Can be a bit confusing at times, but that's normal!

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