More Than Just a Family Tree: the Legacy Life Project


Last Updated on January 26, 2024

There has never been a greater interest in genealogy. It’s a billion-dollar interest that has spawned websites, television shows, books and DNA ancestry testing. We’re fascinated to understand where we came from and what our ancestors were like.

Jim Hobart wanted to remember his grandparents, aunts, uncles and parents as they really were. He wanted more than an old photo and drawing of a family tree. He wanted to remember their voices, their movements, their daily passions. The result is the Legacy Life Project, dedicated to his father, born of regret and fueled by a motivation to help others not make the same mistake he did.

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