This blog was originally set-up for the Tri-State Genealogical Society. Under the new leadership, this blog and the original web site are no longer officially recognized by the society; however, it is continuing to be maintained by its creator, John G. West.
I thought this was a slightly different perspective of our world, and emphasizes the need to attempt to pull back a little to look at our "brick walls" from a different angle or from a distance. Often we get in a rut and wonder why we can not get around a brick wall. Taking a different route can open new doors to learn more about our ancestors.