Family history: Using the spoken word

Storytelling and preserving family history

Considering various methods

While this blog is about creating ancestor profiles using your family’s heirlooms and documentation, there are myriad ways to pass along family history. Take a look at how Susan reminds us that oral storytelling should not be forgotten as a means to preserve our history.

Can you think of family stories you could in turn share with your children?
Happy profiling! ❤

Top photo: Courtesy Rod Geier, Christmas mid 1960s, Tacoma, with a beloved grandma, mother, and sister. I'm sitting on grandma's lap, listening intently. My father captured a great moment.


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