For the past few months I have been spending a significant amount of time continuing my research into my family's history. While doing this, I have made contact with a few other distant relatives (thank you DNA!) and have discovered hundreds of new and interesting relatives that I never knew existed.
I continue to be amazed at the number of historically significant people who share my bloodline, and the past few months have continued to unearth more famous relatives. Some of the relatives I have been researching are well-known historical figures, such as my 9th paternal cousin (2x removed), President Franklin Delano Roosevelt. I have to admit that I was really tickled when I made this discovery as I have always found him to be a very interesting historical figure. Add to that the fact that he worked hand-in-hand with another famous paternal cousin, my 8th cousin (3x removed), Prime Minister Sir WInston Ch