How much do you know about your parents and grandparents? Many of us have what Professor Elizabeth Keating describes as "kind of genealogical amnesia" that eats holes in our family histories like moths eat holes in the sweaters lovingly knitted by our ancestors.”
Islendingabok.is is Iceland’s version of Ancestry.com. Writing my childhood memoir, i am from iceland, my research revealed a plethora of famous and infamous characters, including kinship to Ragnar Lothbrok (wool-pants), from the Vikings television series. Tim often comments it would have been good to know more about my family before he consented to my marriage proposal.