Monthly Archives: June 2011

McMindes

The history of McMindes in the US goes back to approximately 1730.  At that time there were McMynderse and Mynderse.  The saxon/german roots were Mynderse and previously Mense.  These were the invaders of brettaniai.  War L0rds conquering a land to be … Continue reading

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MY DNA

A cousin of mine suggested that my great great grandmother was a whore.  Being  the person that I am, thus started my journey.  At 16 instead of going to the game or out with friends, I chose to take a … Continue reading

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political banter

I am greatly sorry for having to add this here with our family searches.  I am military and from a long line of military families.  Want to end the endless fights.  We need to understand motivation.  1) Bring our boys … Continue reading

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Social Security Death Index

Wow, what a powerful resource.  The Social Security Death Index is a free search of the ones that have past and were lucky enough to have survived the last great depression (the one before 2008).  I periodically check the index … Continue reading

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Start with What you Know

The Federal Census is an easy way to start looking for your ancestors.  The 1940 census will be available in April of 2012 making the start a little easier for this generation.  It should help greatly for finding post WWI and … Continue reading

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My New World

Finding my way in the cyber wilderness is much like a pioneer making thier way to the brave new world.  Closing my eyes and leaning forward.  Lets see where this goes.

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