Archives for November, 2011

My pa didn’t have no pa! A beginner’s delight.


My interest in my family tree started early for me. When I learned in American History class that there were two Civil War generals with my surname (Johnston), I decided to find out how I was related to them. My first stop on the trail was that evening at dinner. I asked my dad what he […]

Timeline Pedigree Charts


Genealogists often love charts. One of the first things I’m interested in when I use a new piece of genealogical software is to see what kinds of charts they can generate. A lot of us family historians are “big-picture” people who like to see buy zithromax antibiotic online everything at once, so the more ways […]