Grand Genealogy Journey

Grand Genealogy Journey: Kansas City–Happy Birthday, Aunt Dee!

Fittingly we are in Kansas City on our Grand Genealogy Journey on the 70th birthday of Delorise Gines, Geneablogie’s original muse! Seems like just yesterday we were actually in KC celebrating your 50th! Hope you had a great day Aunt Dee!


Grand Genealogy Journey: You Could be a Winner!

We’re in Kansas City on our virtual tour—but today we take a brief timeout for a special announcement:  You Can Be a Winner On the Journey! For real! The California Family History Expo will held in Pleasanton, California, October 8-9, 2010.  The California Genealogical Society is the local sponsor.  I’ll be blogging live from the event and I’ll also be …Continue reading →


Grand Genealogy Journey: Sightseeing Enroute to Salt Lake City

After leaving Elko, Nevada, at eleven minutes after 10:00 p.m. Pacific Time, the California Zephyr continues east on its way to Salt Lake City. The route of the Zephyr through eastern Nevada and Utah mainly runs adjacent to Interstate 80, at least to near Wells, Nevada. The tracks are basically in same place as were the original road of the …Continue reading →


So Whatever Happened to the Grand Genealogy Journey?

We started on our Grand Genealogy [virtual] Journey several weeks ago.  It was to take us from Sacramento to Georgia and back.   We made it as far as Nevada. What happened? 1.  Life Itself (75%) 2.  Technical Difficulties (software issues) (13%) 3.   SCGS Jamboree (12%) So what now?  Well, the Journey returns this weekend, starting from the beginning and going …Continue reading →


The Grand Genealogy Journey (Virtual) Starts Saturday

Join us here Saturday p.m. for the start of the GeneaBlogie Grand Genealogy Journey!  It’ll kick off with a tour of the California Railroad Museum in Sacramento, located at one of the most historic sites in American railroad history.  Then, we’ll learn some more history about Sacramento and the Sierra foothill communities that are nearby.   Finally, we board Amtrak’s California …Continue reading →

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