Creating Family History Videos Easily and for Free

Videos are a fun and effective way to share family history. Imagine taking an old photo album and creating a video where you tell stories about those people and places. It’s easier than you think – and you can do it for free – with a new program called Adobe SparkContinue reading

Preserving Family Stories and Living Memory

Family history is more than a list of names and dates. It’s also the stories and memories that surround ourselves and our ancestors. I recently spoke with Curt Witcher, senior manager of the Genealogy Center at the Allen County Public Library in Fort Wayne, Indiana. He shared his theories on why we should preserve family stories and how we can do it.

(If you can't see the video above, you can watch it on YouTube.)

Preserving Family Stories and Living Memory: Highlights:

"The best thing that you can do is to do."

—Curt Witcher

How do you preserve your family stories and living memory? Share your method in the comments below.