January 5, 2022
What: Don't Forget to Misspell! Getting the Most from Online Newspaper Research. When: Saturday, April 2, 2022 - 10:00 am
Where: Northland Genealogical Society, North Kansas City Public Library, North Kansas City, MO [via Zoom]
What: A Genealogist's Guide to Sanborn Maps. When: Monday, April 4, 2022 - … Continue reading "Upcoming Events"
December 31, 2019
When: Monday, April 1, 2019 - 7:00 pm to 8:00 pm
Where: Ozarks Genealogical Society, The Library Center, Auditorium, Springfield, MO
As World War I was coming to a close a new enemy threatened the country. We will discuss what happened in the Ozarks and throughout the country with the onslaught of the … Continue reading "Was Your Family Affected by the Influenza Pandemic (1918-1920)?"
June 6, 2019
As we experience the 75th anniversary of the day the Allied Forces invaded Europe it is worth noting why the day was so vital then and now. The sacrifices of the men that day were monumental. According to the U.S. Army, more than 160,000 men crossed the English Channel to five beaches in Normandy, … Continue reading "D-Day: Why It Matters"
May 7, 2019
The first time I experienced the Gateway Arch I didn’t really “see” it. My mother was pregnant with your truly the first time she and my father took the elevator to the top. The Gateway Arch, finished in 1965 was still a new attraction so when my parents had the opportunity to visit St. Louis in … Continue reading "The Gateway Arch is calling"
April 12, 2019
Today is a special day for me and for Roma Mary Grace. Thirty-one years ago today Roma Clara Josephine Rasa Siegel left the physical world and became a guardian angel. She was a mother, grandmother, neighbor and friend to many. To me she was an inspiration and since that day I have often felt … Continue reading "A Day of Remembrance"