In the ABAJ top 100
It all began around this time in 2013, when The Legal Genealogist got an email with a return address of americanbar.org — and almost deleted it.
I figured it was a pitch f ...
What the enumerators were told
What's an "inmate" on a United States census return?
Who was listed as the "head of household"?
What was a "housekeeper"?
And why in the world isn't the howe ...
Proving John Locke
Reader James Hawk made an exciting find -- he might be related to 17th century English philosopher and physician John Locke.
That is Definitely Cool. In capital letters.
A memory of a touch
It is, sometimes, the little things that mean the most.
That stick with you the longest.
That become the memories you cherish for a lifetime.
The Legal Genealogist has ...
The price tag for cheaters
They didn't really mean that, did they?
The Legal Genealogist is probably more at home in those old statute books than most folks.
I certainly poke around in them m ...