Benjamin Franklin (1706–1790) was one of the Founding Fathers of the United States of America.  He was what might be called today an all-round success (more like a brilliant all-round success), considering his expertise covered so many different areas. He was a “leading author, printer, political theorist, politician, postmaster, scientist, musician, inventor, satirist, civic activist, […]

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The old saying look before you leap applies to all information posted on the web and this even applies to the latest offering from the world’s most popular genealogy site. It’s interesting to see that Ancestry has named their Best Practices board of scientific advisors in the following news release: “PROVO, Utah, May 3, 2012 […]

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