Jim Acosta of CNN is doing a series of reports from Cuba. His blog details some of his impressions, but of most interest to us family tree climbers will be today’s report on tracing his father’s family.
The reporter took a taxi to his father’s village, and obtained church records of baptism. He talked to an uncle, and looked at places familiar to him only through is father’s stories. At the end of the piece, he expressed his feelings on finally seeing for himself what he had only heard about.