Author Archives: Carla Gade

About Carla Gade

Carla is a historical fiction novelist and webmaster. She is also a family historian and has been an adult education instructor of HTML and Genealogy Online. She lives in New England with her family.

Opening Doors to the Past and Present

“Growing up, I was the only one around that didn’t have any grandparents.  They were in Sweden and we never  really talked about them.”  So my father said, when I asked him for some information about his grandparents, all from … Continue reading

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Knock on WOOD

Funny thing about genealogy – the harder I search, the luckier I get. My husband and I each have the surname Wood in the branches of our family tree and I’m trying to find out a little more about each … Continue reading

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Cherished Memories

A few years ago for Christmas I made my Step-dad at special memories scrapbook about his family history. I included old photographs, family research, and articles that I found about his home town, and a lot more. He was thrilled … Continue reading

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