Category Archives: Family Locations

Exploring the new “Genetic Communities™” on Ancestry.com

Forewarning. This is Veronica, the other Genealogy Sister, writing today. You’ll be glad to know that Maryann who writes 99.9% of the posts will be back online with a new post very soon. I decided to make a rare appearance … Continue reading

Posted in Blogger, DNA, Eastern Europe, Family Locations, Immigration, Ireland, Locations, Poland, Veronica, Western Europe | Tagged , , , | 12 Comments

Year In Review – 2016 – Dedicated to Babcia and Nana

This year our research is dedicated to our grandmothers. This year in family research Genealogy Sisters had good luck with our grandmothers. I’ve been an advocate of DNA research since 2005 when I first had my mtDNA (Mitochondrial DNA) tested, to learn more … Continue reading

Posted in Blogger, DNA, Doran, Family Locations, Family Names, Mahoney, Research | Tagged , , , , | 11 Comments

James Alexander Doran – Born 1913 in Belfast, County Antrim, Ireland

This photograph of James Alexander Doran was possibly taken for his First Holy Communion at St. Peter’s Roman Catholic Church in West Belfast, Northern Ireland. The picture is from his daughter who has been trying for a very long time … Continue reading

Posted in Banbridge, Belfast, Birth, Brick Walls, Churches, County Antrim, County Down, Doran, Family Locations, Family Names, Ireland, Locations, Old Pound Loney, Research, Smith, Smyth, St. Patrick's Roman Catholic Church - Belfast | Tagged , , , , , | 14 Comments