I am a third generation Valentine on multiple sides! I have a fairly well-rounded amount of research for my Great Grandfather Balint (Valentine) Taraczkozy. I would
When asked about my nationality, as a kid I would say “Hungarian, Cherokee and some Polish”. I have not been able to find the Cherokee
Genealogy: What’s Left Behind
I had a few conversations this week with my Aunt regarding items left behind after the death of someone we loved. My Ma’s family always
Genealogy: ALL the Hungarian words…
For a couple of months I had pretty harsh issues with my vision. It is not “all the way” corrected but the blurriness is manageable.
Genealogy: When The Facts Don’t Align
When I research my relatives I look for three key documents: Birth Certificate or notation on the state’s Register of Births Marriage Certificate/License or notation