Daily Archives: 14 March, 2019

Profile of the Day: Albert Einstein

Happy birthday, Albert Einstein! Today marks his 140th birthday of one of the most brilliant minds in history. Einstein was born on March 14, 1879 in Ulm, in the Kingdom of Württemberg in what was then the German Empire. Shortly after his birth, his family moved to Munich where his father, Hermann Einstein and his uncle, Jakob, founded Elektrotechnische Fabrik J. Einstein & Cie, a company that manufactured electrical equipment based on direct current. In 1902, Einstein began working… Read the full story

The Shelborne Hotel has a Genealogy Butler

The Shelbourne hotel is located in Dublin, Ireland. It is a five-star luxury hotel, with everything you would expect it to have. In addition, it has a genealogy butler. Her name is Helen Kelly. Helen Kelly is one of Ireland’s leading accredited genealogists, and a member of Accredited Genealogists Ireland (formerly the Association of Professional […]