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Periods and eras in English history. (it's about time I learn this history of my ancestors going WAAAY back.)

Periods and eras in English history. (it's about time I learn this history of my ancestors going WAAAY back.)

"How do I find my ancestor's death date?" is one of the most common questions I hear. And, why not? Death Certificates are a fairly modern occurrence, but most of our ancestors did not live in a time period when death certificates were generated. Fortunately, as researchers we can determine an ancestor's date of death using other resources.

"How do I find my ancestor's death date?" is one of the most common questions I hear. And, why not? Death Certificates are a fairly modern occurrence, but most of our ancestors did not live in a time period when death certificates were generated. Fortunately, as researchers we can determine an ancestor's date of death using other resources.

St-Nicholas, Liverpool, England. Several of my ancestors were christened or married here. George's dock in foreground

St-Nicholas, Liverpool, England. Several of my ancestors were christened or married here. George's dock in foreground

Nidaros Cathedral, Trondheim:  the rose window... my ancestors built this church.  It is the state church and coronation church of Norway.  I've spent hundreds of hours sitting quietly in this beautiful cathedral <3

Nidaros Cathedral, Trondheim: the rose window... my ancestors built this church. It is the state church and coronation church of Norway. I've spent hundreds of hours sitting quietly in this beautiful cathedral <3

4,587 Likes, 83 Comments - Erica Campbell (@imericacampbell) on Instagram: “#Repost @christiankeyes ・・・ Happy.....Tuesday!! July 4, 1776 my ancestors were still enslaved,…”

4,587 Likes, 83 Comments - Erica Campbell (@imericacampbell) on Instagram: “#Repost @christiankeyes ・・・ Happy.....Tuesday!! July 4, 1776 my ancestors were still enslaved,…”

The problems that lay before you are not as strong as the Ancestors that walk beside you.

The problems that lay before you are not as strong as the Ancestors that walk beside you.

Lauterbrunnen, Switzerland This is the city where my ancestors immigrated from.

Lauterbrunnen, Switzerland This is the city where my ancestors immigrated from.

A blog about my ancestors & my husband's parents: Area - Eastern Canada & Northeastern USA. Plenty of posts about Quaker ancestors.

A blog about my ancestors & my husband's parents: Area - Eastern Canada & Northeastern USA. Plenty of posts about Quaker ancestors.

Tracing Your Roots: Was My Ancestor Deported to Ghana?

Tracing Your Roots: Was My Ancestor Deported to Ghana?

The Door of No Return in the Cape Coast Castle, Ghana. Once slaves went through this door they never returned to their homeland of Africa. I'm sure my ancestors passed through this door.

The Door of No Return in the Cape Coast Castle, Ghana. Once slaves went through this door they never returned to their homeland of Africa. I'm sure my ancestors passed through this door.

My ancestors did some amazing things, and yours probably did, too. Here are 10 things about my ancestors that make me proud.

10 Fascinating Things About My Ancestors That Make Me Proud

My ancestors did some amazing things, and yours probably did, too. Here are 10 things about my ancestors that make me proud.

Books and Islands in Ojibwe Country: Traveling Through the Land of my Ancestors (Literary Travel)

Books and Islands in Ojibwe Country: Traveling Through the Land of my Ancestors (Literary Travel)

My ancestors did some amazing things, and yours probably did, too. Here are 10 things about my ancestors that make me proud.

10 Fascinating Things About My Ancestors That Make Me Proud

My ancestors did some amazing things, and yours probably did, too. Here are 10 things about my ancestors that make me proud.