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  • Minoan Miniature Frieze Admirals Flotilla Fresco Art Shipping Scene
    Akrotiri, Santorini, Greece

  • Minoan Miniature Frieze Admirals Flotilla Fresco Art
    in Three Panels
    Akrotiri, Santorini, Greece

  • Minoan Miniature Frieze Admirals Flotilla Fresco Art Thera Scene
    Akrotiri, Santorini, Greece

  • Minoan Women "Ladies in Blue" Fresco Art
    Knossos, Crete, Greece

  • Bull Leaping Fresco
    Knossos, Crete, Greece

  • Dolphins Fresco
    Knossos, Crete, Greece

  • Sea Daffodils 'Lilies' Fresco
    Akrotiri, Santorini, Greece

  • Boxing Boys Fresco
    Akrotiri, Santorini, Greece

  • Antelope Fresco
    Akrotiri, Santorini, Greece

  • Minoan Priest King
    Feathered Prince of Lilies
    Fresco Art
    Knossos, Crete, Greece

  • Minoan Octopus Fresco Art
    Knossos, Crete, Greece

  • Minoan Bull Leaping Toreador Fresco Art
    Knossos, Crete, Greece

  • Minoan Antelope Fresco Art
    Akrotiri, Santorini, Greece

  • Minoan Dolphins Fresco Art
    Knossos, Crete, Greece

  • Minoan Sea Daffodils Lilies Fresco Art
    Akrotiri, Santorini, Greece




Where You Come From and Where You Call Home



Home is a place of great significance for many. When a person buys a house, it is often with the intention of putting down roots. A house is where one lays their head at night, relaxes after a hard day of work, raises a family, and grows old. Over the years, homeowners must properly care for their home to reduce the need for serious future repair. In addition, they may even make minor to major home improvements that increase energy efficiency or make the home more appealing inside and out. In addition to having a place to call home, many people also want to know where they come from, which means knowing where their ancestors called home. One can discover where they are from and who their ancestors are through genealogy. Genealogy involves studying historical records including birth, marriage, and death certificates. One may conduct research by interviewing their parents, grandparents, great-grandparents, and other relatives who may have information about one's ancestry. Genealogical DNA testing can also help narrow down ethnicity and what region of the world one's ancestors are from. Learning this information can provide invaluable information and even a sense of pride to one's family and future generations.