Why David and not Dorothy?
AncestryDNA has taken the position from the very beginning that individual users of its DNA product don't need certain information.
We don't, it contends, need to know ...
RIP little cousin
He was just a little boy, just two days past his sixth birthday.
And he died a horrible death.
What today would be a preventable death.
Ralph Livingston of Hollister, O ...
Those 1890 statutes
The Legal Genealogist is heading off to Oklahoma tomorrow, to speak at the Oklahoma Genealogical Society conference on Saturday and -- with any luck at all -- to track down some ...
For the common law crowd
Reader John Sparrow took one look at yesterday's post about Black's Law Dictionary and shot off a question.
“Do you know if there are similar books for England and/or ...
Best for genealogy
Reader Pam Anderson had a great question after trying -- and failing -- to find a truly archaic legal term in her pocket copy of Black's Law Dictionary.
“On the Black’s La ...