I have a five hour road trip coming up this week and I want to be as prepared for it as I can! I’ll be going with some friends, thankfully, so I will have people I can chat with rather than driving by myself (which used to be the plan until carpooling came into the […]
Haven’t done too many road trips lately for genealogy. My longest was the trip to southeast Kansas back in 2014. Left in the wee hours and took about 13 hours and covered about as many counties as the hours it took although we had several cemetery goals in mind. We did take hourly breaks when driving to stretch our legs. Usually only a few minutes every hour of drive time. Got to find a half-uncle grave that I knew about; a first cousin of my maternal grandfather and a first cousin once removed from a different first cousin, but same line.