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Make These Brick Stitch Snowflake Earrings - Interweave

While new shaped- and multi-hole beads are more popular today than ever, I find that it’s a breath of fresh air to work up a project using only …

German Church and Civil Records

On Saturday, April 18 I made a presentation on German church and civil records co-sponsored by the Friendswood, Texas Public Library and the Bay Area …

52 Ancestors: #22 A New Beginning for my German Genealogy Research

<b>Week 22 (May 28 – June 3) – Commencement:</b> <i>Countless schools will be having their commencement ceremonies around this time. Think not only about</i> …

German Genealogy -- Immigration and Emigration Records

<i>Abstracts and Identification of Entries Giving European Origins in Church Records of South Central Pennsylvania and Adjacent Areas; with Surname</i> …

Genealogy

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Ever wonder what it was like to be a peasant?  German genealo…

Ever wonder what it was like to be a peasant? German genealogy and understanding your ancestors: This website includes a lot of information about peasant life under the heading “Understanding Your Western European Ancestors.” Much of the information found there applies to peasants in Mecklenburg Germany as well. Please read those sections first for a good background.<p>Daily life for peasants was hard. Most worked long hours trying to ensure basic survival. Some of the wealthier landed peasants …

Archion in a nutshell – German protestant parish records…

Archion in a nutshell – German protestant parish records online, 19. MÄRZ 2015 / AHNENFUNDE -- In 2015 you will be able to research your German roots using Archion, a platform which offers access to digitized protestant German parish records.<p>My blog post on the beta test of Archion was well received among German readers. I also noted a significant number of visitors from abroad, especially the U.S. and Denmark, and decided to give an overview in English for people not familiar with …