American Ancestors Magazine

Volume 20, Number 2, Summer 2019

Preserving Your Family History in the Digital Age

View from the Family Tree

In This Issue

Branches of Our Family

Ask Our Genealogists


Programs & Tours

Online Learning Center

Staff Profile

Family Focus


Preserving Your Family History in the Digital Age
Sally Benny

Secrets and Revelations: Discovering My Jewish Family History
Orlene Allen Weyland

Reclaiming Old Plot #45: Bringing Generations Together in a Cape Cod Cemetery
Sherill Baldwin

To lease, to dight and to min: The Yorkshire Historical Dictionary Project
Alexandra Medcalf

Prince Walker of Barre: Documenting the Life of a Man Born into Slavery in Massachusetts
Lucy Allen


Wyner Family Jewish Heritage Center Spotlight
Hebrew Immigrant Aid Society of Boston Case Files and the “Voyage of the Damned”

Lindsay Sprechman

Research Services: Case Files
“Some hell to be cooped up”: Sketches of Allied Internment Camps in the Philippines

Chloe Jones

Focus on New York
Seen Elsewhere: New York-Related Articles in 2017–2018 Issues of Some Non-New York Journals

Henry B. Hoff, CG, FASG

From our Collections
Philadelphia in Boston: The Art of the Curtis Publishing Company

Curt DiCamillo

Genetics & Genealogy
Y-DNA Studies of an Early New England Family Indicate Possible Jewish Ancestry

Carolyn A. Converse