I’ve been researching my family history, and the history of other families, for almost 10 years. Uncovering buried stories and the thrill of solving family mysteries are just two of the reasons why I love genealogy.
1989 – Born in Australia to Sicilian parents
1989-2008 – My childhood memories are filled with homemade food and family gatherings
2009 – Graduate from University of Melbourne with B.A. in English Literature & Creative Writing
2010 – Start researching my family tree with FamilySearch
2013 – Marry an American, Immigrate to the United States
2013-Present – Live in Arkansas with my husband, stepdaughter and three cats
2018-Present – Launch Family Tree Historian!
Towns where my Italian ancestors lived:
Giardini, Giardini-Naxos, Ramacca, Chiaramonte Gulfi, Galati, Messina, Taormina, Curcuraci, Lazzaro, Faro Superiore, Mili Superiore, Letojanni, Gallodoro, Motta San Giovanni, Pace and San Giacomo.