An "executor" is named by the testator and is required by the court to post a bond. An "administrator" is appointed to handle the affairs of one who dies intestate (without a will).
Collective naturalization is a process used when a government acquires the territory of a foreign government by treaty or cession, and the inhabitants receive the rights and privileges of citizenship.
Remember, family stories are not always true.
Female lines are as important as male lines. One-half of your ancestors are female! They can be more difficult to locate since most changed their names when married.
A Wiki is a website that allows multiple users to create, modify and organize web page content in a collaborative manner. FamilySearch.org and ancestry.com both have wiki's.