Genealogy On The Road

How we did our Genealogy On The Road Genealogy is a popular pastime for many.  There are several programs on TV like Who do you think you are? on the TLC cable channel that are fun to watch.  We are traveling down the eastern states on our way to Florida and Jeff has ancestors that emigrated

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Shenandoah Junction

 Family History stop #3 – Shenandoah Junction Our trip following Jeff’s ancestors has taken us from Lancaster Pennsylvania to Shenandoah Junction in the northern Shenandoah Valley, West Virginia. Map of Shenandoah Junction Fits and Starts Jeff’s 5th Great Grandfather Melchor Engle purchased two tracts of land from Lord Fairfax, along Elk Branch.  We initially thought

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Lancaster (Back on the Road)

Lancaster Pennsylvania We are on the road, turning family history into a story we can share with our kids and grandchildren.  Jeff’s ancestors on his father’s side came to America in the early 1700’s.  Travelling from northern New York to Florida is the perfect opportunity to explore a few of the places they lived. Our

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