Where to begin!??
I have two lists. One is for things that are either said to be coming in the near future; or are at least within the realm of possibility. The other list is for those things that are unlikely or would involve a miracle of some sort.
All Polish archives to be online and searchable
Complete and error-free synchronization among all online family tree providers.
Every state in the US to have vital records online and searchable
Adequate budget to support every research trip I’d like to take and to purchase every publication I’d like to have, (And the room to store all the publications.)
Instant fluency in the Polish language. This is where the miracle part comes in.
Reality: (Could happen)
Verify my g gfather Joseph Dachtera’s birth place.
Figure out which Solomon Rose is the one I’m looking for. (There are too many men named Solomon Rose in the same time and region.)
Find the ancestral village in Bohemia of the Filek family I’m looking for.
The return of the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries. The Newberry Library says this will happen in early 2017.
Better organizational skills. (Possible but not likely. Comes under the heading of “teaching an old dog new tricks”.
C’mon, Santa. Do your stuff!