The Finlay Family

Finding Our Ancestors, and Sharing Their Stories

Year: 2016

Top 10 Posts of 2016

I’ve shared just under 100 posts here at FinlayFamily during 2016. Thanks for reading along with me and a very…

The Community on the Quilt

The beautiful handstitched quilt that Sidney & Bessie Barton received on their anniversary really contains a story about a community…

Sid & Bess’s 100th Wedding Anniversary

              Today I am commemorating my great-grandparents’ 100th wedding anniversary. They were married 18…

1,000 Stories

One of my most inspiring take-aways from RootsTech 2016 came from Mike Leavitt’s keynote address on Saturday, February 6, 2016….

December Deadlines

This holiday season more than most, I have piled a whole lot of extra deadlines upon myself. All for very…

Analyzing John Donohoo’s Texas Land Grants

This post is part of the Donohoo Descendancy Project. John Donohoo was the son of Patrick and Sarah Donohoo. See…

Tips From My Research Process

I was honored to share some tips this week at Carolina Girl Genealogy. My tips center around those things I…

Keep Sharing Small Bites!

“No one in my family is interested in our genealogy.” “I don’t know what will happen to all of my…

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