Posts Tagged ‘Ancestors’

Ancestor Appreciation Day

Wednesday, September 25th, 2013

AncestorSeptember 27 is Ancestor Appreciation Day.

How much do you know about your family tree? Genealogy is important to millions of people because it helps us learn more about ourselves and our past. Understanding the people in our lineage can help us gain a deeper understanding of ourselves.

What better way to celebrate Ancestor Appreciation Day than by learning more about your own family history?

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Celebrate Your Name In 2013

Sunday, March 3rd, 2013

CelebrateHow often do you think about your own name? That may seem like an odd question, but the first week of March is Celebrate Your Name Week. It’s seven days to ponder the importance of your personal moniker.

The concept of Celebrate Your Name Week was created by Jerry Hill in 1997. He encourages people to take time to learn more about their own name – and the names of others.

At PeopleFinders, we think names are very important. They are our personal titles. They help us build our sense of identity. And they help us identify, associate and reconnect with the people who share our world. So, we proudly present an updated version of our own Celebrate Your Name article, and encourage you to learn a little more about names this March.

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At some point, we all wonder about the people who came before us. What were they like? How did they influence our lives? What can we learn from them?

October is Family History Month – the perfect time to find answers to all of your questions.

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