Diane Hewson

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Mystery Monday - Donald McDonald

Life on the Gold Mines<p>Recently I posted a blog on the <i>Worldwide Genealogy - A Genealogical Collaboration</i> about the <b>“Genealogical Culture Shock"</b> I was …

52 Ancestors in 52 Weeks #1: Barbara Martin (1827-1902)

<b>John Bell - Build by Alexander Stephens and sons, Glasgow 1854</b><p>This year, I have challenged myself to join Amy Johnson Crow's Challenge - 52 Ancestors …

52 Ancestors in 52 Weeks #3 - Tough Woman - Hannah Nesbitt (1827-1913)

<b>St Michael's Church, Alnwick, Northumberland</b><br>Alnwick is a small market village in the north of Northumberland. It is built near and has serviced …

Sentimental Sunday - Sharing Memories - It's Blackberry time!!

<b>Black stained fingers and a purple grin!!</b><br>Yes it is blackberry picking season again. My son and grandsons had just returned from the swimming hole in …

50 Free Genealogy Sites to Search Today

Looking for a list of free genealogy sites to search? Here are 50 no-cost family history resources where you will find birth, marriage and death …

Genealogy

Family stories - Living in the times of Bushrangers

As a small child I loved to hear the stories that were passed down through the generations and one that fascinated me most was the "Capture of the …

Sharing Memories - Mail deliveries in the Outback

My sister waiting for the mailmanFor many, the daily visit from the postman, or trip to the post office to collect mail from the post box is of no …

26 Blogging Tools to Simplify Your Life: An A-Z List

Shares 13K<p>Do you have a company blog?<p>Are you looking for ways to improve it?<p>Everything counts in blogging.<p>In this article I’ll share some must-have …

Evidence-based Genealogy

Most people who research their family carry out conclusion-based genealogy. Entire family trees are built solely based on conclusions, i.e. who a …

Lynn Palermo on Twitter: "The top 5 mistakes to avoid when scanning your photos to digital format (New York) http://t.co/K3V6OEVf2f"

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101 Best Genealogy Websites of 2014 - Family Tree

Whether you're a family history newcomer or a seasoned ancestry sleuth, our 15th annual collection of the best genealogy sites on the web can help …

Personnel Records of the First World War - Library and Archives Canada

What’s Included in the Database<p>This database combines references to various First World War personnel records. Over the next few years, digitized …

75 Best Genealogy Websites for US States in 2014 - Family Tree

Find your ancestors from sea to shining sea with these 75 genealogy websites focused on states across the USA.

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United States (165257) updated<p>Australia (56)<p>Canada (1166) updated<p>England (1167) updated<p>Ireland (1208)<p>Norway (67)<p>Scotland (225)<p>Wales (235)<p><b>N</b>ewspaper …

Tracing your family tree? The 10 best apps to help you find your relatives

A decade ago there was no point even considering researching your roots if you weren't prepared to spend days, months or potentially years trawling through dusty registers and reels of microfilm in an archive where the temperature is controlled at near Arctic conditions. Now I can browse centuries …

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WWII Army Enlistment Records -- FREE via NARA

NARA has made available (for FREE), World War II Army Enlistment Records (Record Group 64). I searched on the word enlistment in the Access to …