Profile of Diana Tibert

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  • Roots to the Past

    When we heard the news on the radio, my 10-year-old son and I stared at each other. Had we heard right? Was a voyage being planned to mark the ...

  • Roots to the Past

    Browsing the produce aisles these days, one might have to stop and wonder, where are we? Kiwis, mangoes and other tropical fruits that I can't ...

  • Roots to the Past

    History is notorious for ignoring women as individuals. For the most part, their history is clumped together with their fathers and then their ...

  • Roots to the Past

    Lifes journey is not to arrive at the grave safely in a well preserved body,but rather to skid in sideways, totally worn out, shouting, Hot Damn! ...

  • Roots to the Past

    Its that time of year again when our mailbox is stuffed with letters and cards. At our house, the holiday mail begins the first week of ...

  • Roots to the Past

    This is the time of year scam artists seem to choose to make their big hits. I guess it is because everyone is on heightened alert looking for ...

  • Roots to the Past

    A few years ago, I read a comic strip where one senior asked another senior, "how old do you have to be to die of old age?" This is interesting ...

  • Netiquette on genealogy mailing lists

    A few weeks ago, I was shocked by rude comments posted to a genealogy mailing list. The person making the comments was a long-time member and ...

  • Loyalists are coming, 225 years later

    Look out, this summer is going to be a blast - a musket blast, that is. The Loyalists arrived in Canada 225 years ago and this summer, their ...

  • Learning the ABCs of genealogy

    Recently, someone posted Genealogy from A to Z on a mailing list. Although the article was credited to Michael John Neill, there was no mention ...