Scott Phillips

Genealogical historian and owner of Onward To Our Past® genealogy services

Scott Phillips is a genealogical historian and owner of Onward To Our Past® Genealogy & History Services Company. Scott calls genealogy his ‘sweetest passion’ and his wife calls it ‘our shadow’! Scott specializes in immigrant ancestry, especially from Bohemia (Czech Republic), Cornwall, Devon, and Kent in the United Kingdom, Italy, and the United States. In addition to being a regular genealogy contributor for Huffington Post Scott also blogs weekly for the e-publications of Scott has recently been published by the Ohio Genealogy Society, National Czech and Slovak Museum and Library, Czechoslovak Genealogical Society International, Save Ellis Island, MyHeritage, (now part of, and the Greater Cleveland Genealogy Society as well as others. He has been chosen as a presenter at the recent International World Congress of the Czechoslovak Society of Arts and Sciences. You can follow Scott on his Facebook page and on his website/blog.