Daily Archives: 11 January, 2019

Profile of the Day: Alexander Hamilton

Today we remember Founding Father of the United States Alexander Hamilton, who was born on January 11, 1755 or 1757. The exact year Hamilton was born in unknown, since historical records have shown his year of birth as both 1755 and 1757. Hamilton was born in Charlestown on the island of Nevis, then a part of the British West Indies. Both he and his brother, James Jr., were born out of wedlock to Rachel Faucette and… Read the full story

Finding Letters

Always be on the outlook for any letters or postcards written by your ancestors. Besides having a small piece by having their writings / thoughts, it can give you insight to them as a person. A good example was the recent find of a letter to Father Chrisman at the North Pole (Santa Claus) on […]