Do you want to know where you came from? Do you want to be able to tell your children your family’s story? Do you want the perfect gift for the person who has everything?
It is important to learn about those who came before us. By understanding their lives, sacrifices and the brave decisions they made we can better appreciate where we are today.
According to a story by Bruce Feiler published in the New York Times in March 2013, Dr. Marshall Duke conducted a study and concluded, "the more children knew about their family’s history, the stronger their sense of control over their lives, the higher their self-esteem and the more successfully they believed their families functioned." See the full story here.
Consider engaging Greenwich Genealogy to find the paper trail your ancestors left behind.