|Dave's Genealogy Page|
I've been interested in genealogy since the mid 80s when I researched my family tree for a school project which got me out as far as my great-grandparents.
Fast forward about 15 years and I learn that most branches of my family tree had been extensively researched by other people! But they were all paper records. So being the computer geek that I am, I spent much time transferring those records into my computer.
Originally I used Parsons Family Origins. I now use Gramps in a Linux environment. Between personal research, entering the handwritten records of others an merging files of other people with whom I share a common relative, I have nearly 11,000 people on record!
Most family trees have some interesting twists and turns behind them and mine is no exception. A few examples: