Genealogy Adventures

S03 E21: Handling Sensitive Information as Genealogists Part 1

Insanity, incest, endogamy, marital affairs, natural-born children, abandonment, non-paternity events (NPEs), and murder are just some…

Amazon Pre-Order: Family Tree Workbook – 30+ Step-By-Step Worksheets to Build Your Family History

Practical Genealogy provides a method for investigating your family history by establishing an understanding of genealogy…

Amazon Pre-Order: Practical Genealogy: 50 Simple Steps to Research Your Diverse Family History

Practical Genealogy provides a method for investigating your family history by establishing an understanding of genealogy…

Writing and Publishing Your Family History – Part 1 of 4: Understand Your Story

Writing your family’s story might seem like a daunting task. However, just like genealogical research and…

Writing and Publishing Your Family History – Part 2 of 4: Choose Your Plot

The plot is the foundation of a story. It's the focal point around which a writer…

Writing and Publishing Your Family History – Part 3 of 4: Choose Hero / Protagonist Type & Supporting Cast

A protagonist is always the main character in a drama. However, unlike a hero, a protagonist…

Writing and Publishing Your Family History – Part 4 of 4: Choosing Your Publishing Platform

At the time of writing this, genealogists are spoiled for choice when it comes to publishing…

S03 E19: Women of the American Revolution with DAR’s Clare Marshall

Join Brian Sheffey & Donya Williams online this Sunday as we chat with Clare Marshall from…

S03 E17: Black Railroad Workers in the Jim Crow Era

We regularly comment on how intertwined genealogy and history are on Genealogy Adventures. Understanding the history…

S03 E16: The Power of Reuniting Slavery-Disrupted Family Lines

In this episode, we chat recent discoveries that led to finding family members separated by slavery.…