Caprock Genealogy Conference Special

Caprock Genealogy Conference Special

I attended the first annual Caprock Genealogy Conference on May 12 and had a vendor table for Digging History Magazine with special subscription rates available to all attendees. Now I’d like to extend that special to everyone.  For one-week (5/14/18 –...
Digging History Magazine:  May 2018

Digging History Magazine: May 2018

This month’s issue begins where last month’s issue left off. We’ll take a look at some unique stories related to the Civil War’s aftermath. Next, the focus turns to two extraordinary individuals who made names for themselves walking (Edward Payson Weston) and hiking...
Who Would Name Their Son “States Rights”?

Who Would Name Their Son “States Rights”?

Who would name their son “States Rights”?  Certainly not a Yankee! A few years ago while snooping around Find-A-Grave to research a person to write about for my “Tombstone Tuesday” column, I stumbled across men named “States Rights”...
North and South:  Profiles in Courage

North and South: Profiles in Courage

When I decided to feature a Civil War theme for the April issue of Digging History Magazine, I knew I needed to find two compelling stories of men who fought on opposite sides.  While researching stories for the March issue related to the Zimpelman family (“Who...
Digging History Magazine:  Special Offers

Digging History Magazine: Special Offers

Digging History Magazine launched with a BANG! in January and this introductory special offer will be coming to an end on March 31.  Purchase either a single issue or a 3-month, 6-month or one-year subscription for a chance to win one of these prize packages: 1 hour...