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This club is currently open to all and can be viewed by any member. I just to make sure whether or not that is okay for all, since there are advantages and drawbacks regarding privacy, while at the same time there's a possibility to make further connections. So, if you have a moment, would you mind participating in this informal poll? Would you like this club to be private with approved membership? Would you like for it to stay open for all, viewable for all? Would you prefer a compromise? Leave a comment if you want to, and suggestions!
Ok, here is a place to spew the good and bad on the ancestry website. Mr MM and I have been on it for at least 5 years. At this point, we have tackled so many branches of our family tree, we have about 15k people in it. YAY for dead people! My beeves* with the site: I want the search results to be in a sortable format, so I can re-order what they think I want to look at. I cannot tell you how many times what I was looking for showed up on page 47. Life is short, Ancestry folks, ahem, we *are* looking at dead people's records, please don't put me in your database before I find wh
I have been using Ancestry to trace back family. I have most lines traced back a good long way... as far back as the 1300s in one line. However, I have a relatively recent dead end which is bugging me. I found my grandfathers father. He doesn't have the middle name we thought he had, but everything else lines up. I even spoke with someone else who was doing the family line and they were able to tell me enough about the man that I was 90% sure was my great grandfather that it sort of cemented it. Well, so we go back to my great great grandparents, and its a dead end. They came to Am