Monthly Archives: January 2011

A Joy to Behold

It’s fun and amazing to watch an experienced researcher and librarian in action helping a patron. Today I had that opportunity at the Iowa Genealogical Society Library in Des Moines. Librarian Debi Chase and I were discussing arrangements for the … Continue reading

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Swedish Genealogy

Photo of Andrew Hanson (1826-1898) and his wife Bertha Persdotter(1830-1898)  They are my husband’s great-grandparents. Andrew Hanson was known as Anders Hanson in his homeland of Sweden.  Born 24 Nov. 1826 at Lomma Parish,Malmohus Ian, Sweden he emigrated to the … Continue reading

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