Share a Story!

Our Grandparents Stories

Did you grow up in the 1930's, 1940's or 1950's?  Do you know someone who did?

Help younger generations learn about history through your experience by sharing your memories to include in the Our Grandparents Stories library. Or record a grandparent or senior sharing a memory to send.

Below are four easy ways to share your stories:

In Writing

Share your story in writing. Stories should be topic focused and run between 1 to 4 paragraphs in length. To learn more, contact us.


On a Video Call

Let us record you sharing your story on an online video call. To learn more or to schedule a Zoom call, contact us.

On a Phone Call

Let us record you sharing your story over the phone. To learn more or to schedule a call, contact us.

On a Smart Phone/Tablet

Ask someone record you on a smart phone or tablet sharing your story. To learn more or to send the video file, contact us.


  • Only your first name and year of birth will be listed with your story unless you request otherwise.
  • We would love to include a photo of you at the age you appear in your story.
  • Stories may be edited before being added to the site.
  • Stories will only appear on the website.
  • Please feel free to send us your comments and suggestions. We are volunteer supported and welcome your input.

Our Grandparents Stories

Memories of the 1930's, 1940's and 1950's