Genealogy Novels

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Looking for Ancestor Naturalization Records?

Are you looking for Naturalization records for an ancestor? Those records can provide so many clues and so much information on an ancestor - such as …

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Memorial Day: A tour of the West Point cemetery

CLOSE<p>Skip in<p>x<p>Embed<p>Lt. Col. David Siry leads a tour of the cemetery at the United States Military Academy at West Point, where soldiers from every war …

Saving a one-of-a-kind gravestone, a piece of an archaeological puzzle at historic Jamestown

Six months after launching a painstaking probe aimed at English America’s second-oldest church, Jamestown archaeologists have unearthed a jumbled historical puzzle that reaches back 400 years.<p>First, there are the fractured layers of brick pavers and floor tiles laid during construction of three …

There's no such thing as a 'pure' European—or anyone else

When the first busloads of migrants from Syria and Iraq rolled into Germany 2 years ago, some small towns were overwhelmed. The village of Sumte, …

Anthropology

Polacy w Legii Cudzoziemskiej 1831-1879

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Former plural wife in Utah seeks birth certificates for children born in secrecy in South Dakota

The first daughter was born at 1:50 p.m. on a windy day at the Fundamentalist Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints compound in South Dakota. …

Ellis Island - A National Treasure - What Boundaries? Live Your Dream!

<b>12 MILLION INDIVIDUALS…</b><p>Beginning in 1892, Ellis Island was their first step on American soil. Men, women, boys, and girls. Infants and the elderly, …

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The ONE Absolute BEST Way to Find More Ancestor Articles in Historic Newspapers Online

Other than making sure that you are searching in the right place geographically and using a date range that fits your ancestors lives, what follows …

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This is the Royal Family's surname

In case you were wondering<p>Along with the likes of Béyonce, Madonna and Cheryl, The Royal Family don't use their surname - meaning most of us probably don't actually have a clue what it is.<p>Which is probably why The Independent did some digging on the Royals' official website to uncover that up until …

British Royal Family

A digital archive of slave voyages details the largest forced migration in history

Between 1500 and 1866, slave traders forced 12.5 million Africans aboard transatlantic slave vessels. Before 1820, four enslaved Africans crossed the …

Slavery

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ANCESTRY Teams with ANASTASIA Cast, Finds Russian DNA Connections

The new Broadway musical Anastasia has teamed with the global leader in family history and consumer genomics: ANCESTRY. Every night, the title …

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In Mapping the Holocaust, a Horrifying Lesson in Nazi "Paths to Persecution"

When Allied forces marched into the towns of Bergen and Belsen in the heart of Germany in 1945, there were few obvious signs of the atrocities they’d …

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She went to Ancestry.com for a family tree. Instead, she found a stolen identity.

Forty-four years ago, Nathan Laskoski died and was buried in a Texas cemetery before he had even reached the age of 3 months.<p>But late last year, Nathan’s aunt was perusing Ancestry.com to track down information for the family tree when she clicked on a link that startled her.<p>Nathan Laskoski wasn’t …

Crime

Ancestry.com helps family of dead boy find man posing as him

A Pennsylvania man who assumed the identity of a baby who died in Texas in 1972 was arrested on charges of Social Security fraud and aggravated …

Lansdale Man Charge With Social Security Fraud And Identity Theft

Jon Vincent, a/k/a “Nathan Laskoski,” 44, of Lansdale, Pennsylvania, was charged by criminal Information today with one count of Social Security …

Newly unearthed letter shows how Trump’s grandfather begged to stay in Germany

A letter publicized this week by the German tabloid Bild reveals how President-elect Donald Trump's grandfather Friedrich Trump begged local authorities in southern Germany to revoke an expulsion order for avoiding military service as a teenager. His plea, it seems, proved unsuccessful, and he had …

History

Read the Letter Trump's Immigrant Grandpa Wrote Begging Not to Be Deported

"Why should we be deported? This is very, very hard for a family."<p>In November, a German tabloid unearthed a 1905 letter from Donald Trump's grandfather, Friedrich Trump, in which he begged German authorities not to deport him. The handwritten letter—originally in German—has now been translated and …

Immigration

The NYC Space/Time Directory: Building the Future of NYC’s Past

As we thought about it more, we realized that maybe this idea wasn’t so crazy; the Library’s collections, after all, contain all the materials …

Polonia In Canadian Expeditionary Forces in WWI — #Genealogy #Polish 🇨🇦🇺🇸

<i><br>How to find government military records.</i><p>If you have a name of an ancestor who may have fought at <b>Vimy</b> , you should start by searching <b>Library and</b> …

How to research your personal connection to Vimy Ridge

As Canada marks 100 years since the defining battle at Vimy Ridge, many people are curious to learn more about their ancestors’ possible …

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