Brian’s Memoir Journey

I started out to record the life of my father Ralph Victor Miller in 2011 and thought I would set out my working sequence as I go. It may give others a few ideas. My great grandfather built a house at Macandrew Bay, so there is a connection with my own life at the Bay […]

Family Tree Software

Posted by on Mar 2, 2011 in Memoir Writing Resources | No Comments

The Family Tree A family memoir is mostly full of stories. However as soon as you start to collect stories, you realize that you need accurate information about the family to put the stories in context. Initially you will record information about a family on paper and then set up a software family tree package […]

Useful Websites for Genealogy

Posted by on Feb 28, 2011 in Memoir Writing Resources | One Comment

GENEALOGY SITES www.genhelp.org This is a great place to go when you get stuck and need help or advice on Genealogy www.genealogy.com A major reference site for Genealogy www.cyndislist.com This has a wealth of information and contacts, click on New Zealand and you will get heaps of online sources NEW ZEALAND.. www.genealogy.org.nz NZ Society of […]

Links to other Miller Family websites

Digital Cameras the easy way Brian Miller’s website Ralph Miller – artist Roy Miller – Stained glass painter, craftsman

Writing Memoirs

Posted by on Feb 22, 2011 in Memoir Writing Resources | No Comments

Creating Memoirs …. The objective of Creating Memoirs is to help you to write a family memoir… Memoirs are interesting stories from a person’s lifetime. Even “ordinary” memories that reflect living in another time can build up an important picture of our social history, and enable us to understand our ancestors with a deeper appreciation. […]