Tag: Ranch Roots Genealogy Club

Ranch Roots Genealogy helps keep data safe

Carol Andrews Computers have become such an important part of genealogy, and it can be a real tragedy if you lose all your computer data. At our June meeting we’ll discuss various ways to back up your data. We’ll talk about “the cloud” and what that means, and we’ll discuss tools such as Dropbox, or…

Ranch Roots search internet

Carol Andrews At our regular meeting on Monday, May 23, members will be talking about their favorite internet sites for genealogy. We’ll either be introducing each other to a new discovery or explaining some technique we’ve used to make the most of a site. The internet has opened a new world of genealogy research that…

Ranch Roots Genealogy Club members share stories

Carol Andrews shares a pedigree chart and photos from a line of her family tree.

Carol Fielding Members of the Ranch Roots Genealogy Club met on January 25 in the La Mesa Room for their first meeting of the new year. The theme of the meeting was Share a Branch, which focused on sharing personal stories from one line of their family tree. Each member was asked to create a…

Discover Your Roots Clinic

Gloria Quigg helps a guest with online research. Photo by Ken Gorman

Carol Fielding The Ranch Roots Genealogy Club hosted its first Discover Your Roots Clinic on October 26, 2015 with great success. The purpose of the clinic was to provide individual assistance and resources to SBR community members who are beginning or continuing their quest to find their ancestors and build their family trees. In addition…