20 Tools

20 Tools

Looking forward to presenting a lecture on “20 Tools I Used to Break Down a Brick Wall I Never Knew I Had.”    Following extensive research on my paternal grandmother’s family, I discovered just 18 months ago that my father was adopted!   Thus began...
How did “Dorothy” Become “Susan Hervey” Wales?

How did “Dorothy” Become “Susan Hervey” Wales?

We have always known Ruth’s grandmother as Susan Hervey Wales Rollason. In researching her birth documentation, we found a record of a Dorothy Wales on Family Search, born to George R Wales and Mabel Hervey in Brookline, MA on 2 November 1889.   Correct parents,...