The Wall Street Journal nailed it with their recent article on 18-year-old Jonathan Puckett, who has researched and documented over 25,000 of his ancestors. Jonathan was trying to understand how he fits into his network of ancestors, and what traits they might have passed on to him. There’s no better reason to dedicate years to genealogical research than to develop a meaningful family narrative. Hats off from Narratio Vitae, Jonathan!
Read the WSJ article at http://www.wsj.com/articles/when-searching-your-ancestry-means-finding-a-sense-of-possibility-1474999867