It is a pretty neat way to visualize this information and see where those patterns are and how families have moved.
I also have my big question marks because my paternal great-grandfather was adopted. We are pretty sure he was born in OH, but I should probably put a question mark there as well.
|Five Generation Chart - Birth States|
I also then created a chart based on Counties to see how much things changed. I actually expected more change than I saw, which surprised me. I know if I expanded out a few generations that would certainly change. But this chart is a bit more detailed.
|Five Generations - Birth Counties|