The Video of Our Visit to the Pine Street Musuem in Conway, Arkansas

We visited the Pine Street Museum in Conway, Arkansas back in March 2021. Phillip was able to see photos and find out more information about his paternal great grandfather, Dr. Ralph Cummings and his grandfather, Robert Cummings and their life in Conway. We have talked about this visit on the podcast, so I thought I…

Video of Us Cleaning Cemetery Headstones

I wanted to share with everyone the video of us cleaning cemetery headstones last month. This was a great experience. One that we will definitely do again in the future. Click HERE to read more about our experience.

Walking On the Land of My Ancestors

I have written and talked about my 3X great grandfather, Robert Hatchett quite a bit. He is the reason my family is in Arkansas. He migrated from Limestone County, Alabama in 1858 with his slave holder, W. H. Pickett, to Jackson County, Arkansas. He became a Baptist minister in Alabama and continued to preach and…

RootsTech Influencers 2023 – That’s Me

I’m so excited to announce that I’m a RootsTech Influencer for the 2023 conference. It is truly an honor to be a part of the greatness that is RootsTech. As an influencer, I will be able to bring you the most current RootsTech news and information for this upcoming conference. RootsTech conference will be held…

Cleaning Cemetery Headstones

I have always hated going to cemeteries. As a matter of fact, I would avoid them at all costs when I could. But that was before my Dad passed away in November 2020. Since then, I have visited the cemetery quite often. I’m still not completely at ease being there, but it’s easier knowing that…

RootsTech 2023 Registration Is Now Open

I’m excited to announce that registration for RootsTech 2023 is now open. This conference will be held both virtually and in person in Salt Lake City, Utah March 2-4, 2023. The theme for RootsTech 2023 is “Uniting.” Bringing genealogy and technology together has always been a foundation of RootsTech, but also bringing together people and…

October is Family History Month – How Are You Celebrating?

In 2001, Utah Senator, Senator Orrin Hatch, introduced a bill to Congress making October Family History Month. He said “By searching for our roots, we come closer together as a human family”. 2001 isn’t that long ago. In 2001 I was a newlywed and recent college graduate trying to find my way in this world….