Tag: genealogy

My Direct Family Line

Since my visit to Malta last year after obtaining buznannu Pawl’s passport and his birth certificate, I found the Cassar direct family line up to Felice Cassar, who is my buznannu x3 (buznannu Pawl’s nannu). That’s 5 generations, 6 if you include me. All I had for Felice was his name, I didn’t have any dates or even a name for his…

Writing History

With knowledge of family past, pride of ones’ heritage strengthens. Last year, a friend of mine brought her family history book to Maltese class to show us all. It was this massive, thick glossy book. Published and all. It had stories, and photographs… I was in complete awe over it. What I would give to have enough material to make…

Rollercoaster of a Ride

Looking over my journey in researching my family history, it is very much like a rollercoaster. For a couple of weeks, you’re at the peak, beaming with excitement with the all this adrenaline of pride what makes you, you. Then there are the few months in between, where you come to a brick wall and get no where… Until you find motivation…

Another distant relative!

I decided yesterday, after not touching on my family history for over a month now, to get back into it. I thought I would do another search for Domenica Cremona for her place of birth and date of birth. I initially came across geneanet.org after finding a Domnique Cremona (not my buż nanna, but had a similar year of death)…