"I grew up with this kind of thing,'' she said "My grandfather was a graduate of Clark University, and he was our family genealogist
. He used to keep our whole family history in his office desk, and I would sit and listen to him talk and talk about all of the things that happened in our family.
Most families have 'skeletons' carefully buried in the closet, and it's the family genealogist
's want to dig up and review these skeletons.
My Uncle Bill, Randy's father, had been the family genealogist
and had come to the conclusion that the family surname, Schuyler, had been changed from "Schyler" sometime in the past.
As a student of history, family genealogist
and proud descendant of numerous United Empire Loyalists, I, like so many others, value the contributions that have been made by those first refugees to this country and of their descendants to this land that we have the privilege of calling home.
Karen is an authority on the history of the Molson Brewery, as well as being the Molson family genealogist
. She wrote a book entitled: The Molsons: Their Lives and Times, which was published in 2001.