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Why all kids should create a family tree

When I was a junior in high school, my French teacher had us create a family tree. It was a fun assignment for someone like me ... I was already a history nerd, but had never really thought about tracing my own family history to any great extent.  My dad was ecstatic because he was able to introduce me to his family bible. My mom told stories about how "we" arrived in New Orleans in the early 1800s and walked the length of the Mighty Mississippi to southwestern Illinois where the family ...