Monthly Archives: January 2019

My Map View: People versus Events?

In My Map View one of the options you have for each map is the choice between mapping people or mapping events.  This option is found in the Map my family section on the left side of the screen, just … Continue reading

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My Map View: What Places Did GenDetective Pick For My Family?

When looking at the GenDetective maps it is important to confirm that the locations in your family tree were matched to the location you meant.  As discussed in the prior post, there are several places named Kingston, and it is … Continue reading

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My Map View: That’s Not Where My Family Was At!

When looking at a map in GenDetective My Map View, you may spot your family in a place that you know they have never been.  What’s up with that?  There are a couple of possibilities: Your family was there and … Continue reading

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2018 My Year of DNA Research

Happy New Years!  2018 was my year of joining the genealogy DNA party.  I finally decided to do DNA testing for both my husband and myself.  My initial findings didn’t differ from many people .. we had a few close … Continue reading

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