Events

December Class: Exploring Ghosts Through History

Exploring Ghosts Through History: Winooski’s Favorite Haunts! Join us at The Vermont Genealogy Library on December 7th at 10:30 a.m. when local author and historian Thea Lewis presents a peek at the Winooski’s spirited past through stories and photos. Thea will host a question and answer period after her presentation, so bring your childhood memories and family stories to share! Thea … Continue reading »

Stories / Tips and Tricks

Allard = Pork?

While conducting research on our Allard family line, I have found that there have bee many transpositions of the name.  These include: Alard, Alare, Alart, and Halare.  But Pork?  I highly questioned this.  Taken literally, the translation of Lard in French means pork, but who would be so literal? I found this information when I … Continue reading »