The Finlay Family

Finding Our Ancestors, and Sharing Their Stories

Author: Melissa Finlay

This ‘n That from RootsTech

I have spent this week settling back into home routine with my children after a whirlwind couple of weeks prepping…

Ready for RootsTech 2017

The week of RootsTech has finally arrived! I have spent many, many hours over the last few months preparing for…

From index to original record

What do you do when you find an indexed record for your ancestor? Do you take it at face value…

My Interview at GeneaBloggers

I was honored to be interviewed by Wendy Mathias of Jollett Etc. for the “May I Introduce to You…” series…

Please Critique

The Goal My main professional development goal for 2017 is to improve my research report writing. Even though I graduated…

Genealogy Goals 2017

I plan to fill my year with plenty of family history activities in 2017! Here are my major plans. Research:…

Genealogy Year in Review 2016

2016 felt like a successful and busy genealogy year to me. I am grateful that I was able to reserve…

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…

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