(1) In recent years he published books and articles on genealogy , family and local history.(2) Nothing is more distressing than discovering uncomfortable ancestors in the genealogy of one's own beliefs.(3) Diligently, he lists the contents of albums, notes chart placings and traces the genealogy of bands.(4) Betty was also an avid reader and became an authority on Irish and local history, and family genealogy .(5) Since then, the British monarchy, past and present, along with my broader interest in history and genealogy , has become less of an avocation and more of a part-time vocation.(6) They would sing in praise of royalty and trace their genealogy .(7) Members of the caste keep family records and can trace a genealogy to a clan's mythical ancestors.(8) Christine has published and lectured extensively on various aspects of Irish history and genealogy .(9) Like the heritage movement and the study of genealogy and local history, which underwent a similar boom, the new museums reflected a desire, not merely to learn about the past, but to re-enter it imaginatively.(10) The earliest surviving poems in old Irish are also praise poems, called fursundud, which trace back the genealogy of the kings of Ireland to Golamh or Mile Easpain, whose sons landed in Ireland at the end of the second millennium bce.(11) His meticulous character suited his outside interests of coin and stamp collecting, chess, genealogy , and Scottish history.(12) More precisely, the gene genealogy is not a parameter but another manifestation of the evolutionary process under study.(13) Many return to trace their genealogy but Butler wants to increase this on a permanent basis.(14) In tracing the genealogy of his name, he found virtually no historical basis for Dudleytown's cursed reputation - no genealogical link to Edmund Dudley, no mysterious illnesses or deaths.(15) Tracing the musical genealogy of any given nationalistic genre is no easy task, particularly when there are many influences brought to bear upon it.(16) In January 1998, I started to get interested in genealogy and family history.