Emmy and P.J. Review: Genealogy Standards (2nd ed.)

This article was written in collaboration with P.J. Elias. A few months ago I (Emmy) began looking at ways I could get certified as a professional genealogist. While it may be a little while off yet, both P.J. and I were intent on furthering our genealogical journey....

What’s In A Name?

So, my first ‘tip’ for young genealogists is to not take names so seriously. Unless you have someone named, for example, Robert Herbert Marshmallow and you are able to find a vital record for a Robert Herbert Marshmallow. In that case, you are lucky. But...

G’Day from Down Under!

G’day! I’m Emmerson and I’m one of the newest members of The Hidden Branch. If you can’t guess from the title, I’m from a little country in the Southern Hemisphere called Australia. I’m 21, which admittedly is a bit older than the rest of The Hidden Branch. However, I...