We are the forefathers of the future!
Old family photos can make curious and wake up the attention of the Genealogy. By the explaining ancestor research is this one chronologically backward walking generation-wise investigation of your forefathers.
Only in last decades the interest freshens in the Genealogy again. Of course also point the used springs, like old church registers and registry office registers many gaps on which releases a sort of detective's work.
In search of Your forefathers you will also bump into many different Old-German manuscripts and deal with mysterious Kürzeln.