The Great, Great, Great Grand Adventure: Lobster and Maple Syrup

This post has been contributed by the Brown Family on their Great, Great, Great Grand Adventure -  Who knew that Lobster and Maple Syrup would be such a great combination? While camping in the mountains near Boston, we enjoyed a few day trips to Maine, New Hampshire, and Vermont. We stopped at a local crab shack… Read more

Ask Ancestry Anne: Finding Women Who Have Vanished Into Thin Air

Posted by Anne Gillespie Mitchell on May 2, 2013 in Ask Ancestry Anne

Finding the maiden names of our female ancestors can be tough.  But sometimes finding the women in our family is difficult even after they get married.  Sometimes they just seem to vanish. Here’s one who did just that for a while: Mary Jane Hudson. Here, she’s living with her husband, Lewellan Gillespie, and their three… Read more

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