Category Archives: Orlando One-Name Study

Pathway to My Sicilian Heritage

My post, Pathway to my Sicilian Heritage was published on the Legacy blog a little earlier this week. You can read it HERE The idea for the image came from fellow genealogical blogger, Miriam Robbins in the US  who writes at AnceStories: … Continue reading

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Orlando – Setting up a One-Name Study

The Orlando One-Name Study has been featured in the October 2017 edition of Family Tree Magazine. The article is on Pages 22 -24 looks at Setting up a One-Name study and focus’ on the Orlando Study and pages 66 -67 Spotlights the … Continue reading

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Postcard Friendship Friday – Sutera Sicily

Submitted as part of Postcard Friendship Friday hosted by The Best Hearts are Crunchy

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Family History Writing Challenge – Day 25

Every now and again when researching our family history we encounter unusual surnames. Names that intrigue, us and make us wonder just where the name came from or perhaps are their others with this surname? I have at least two … Continue reading

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Orlando – One Name Study

I am half Italian, and fascinated with my Italian ancestry. I Registered with the Guild of One Name Studies the name of ORLANDO in February 2002. I’ve also registered the variants of ORLANDA & ORLANDE. The database is a new … Continue reading

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