Genealogy Novels

By C.Michael Eliasz-Solomon | Novel Genealogical Pastiches or Pics

COLUMBUS-THE UNTOLD STORY

In the year 1444, near long-lost Constantinople, a Christian monarch breaks his truce with the Muslims, but Fate double crosses him. He is crushed in …

Historical Society of Pennsylvania Offers a Course in Researching Family in Pennsylvania

The following announcement was written by the folks at the Historical Society of Pennsylvania:<p>Two openings remain for new genealogy</i> …

Genealogy

Maramures Region, Ukraine [pages 270-273]

All of the names listed above reach us from non-Jewish sources; that is, sources originating from the Austro-Hungarian government, who did not record …

A mathematical theory says the perfect age to get married is 26 — here's why

If you follow just one rule in dating, make it the 37% Rule.<p>According to journalist Brian Christian and cognitive scientist Tom Griffiths, coauthors of "Algorithms to Live By: The Computer Science of Human Decisions," that rule could help you save time looking for a spouse.<p>The 37% Rule basically …

University of Utah

DP Camps in Europe Intro

Europe

When the Ganges sailed from Phila. into American history

While Northern states had gradually abolished slavery, it was still legal in 1800. However, to prevent New England ships from participating in the …

United States

Quiz: Celebrity family trees

Test your knowledge of some red carpet favorites and their distant relations

Quizzes

RootsWeb Hardware Upgrade

“We are currently working to move the entirety of RootsWeb to new machinery that can handle the load and be backed up in a consistent and reliable …

Genealogy

The family tree that rewrote human history: Researchers stunned to find DNA submitted to online project dates back 338,000 years

• Discovery made after American submitted his DNA to a family tree service<br>• DNA traced to Mbo, a population living in a tiny area of western …

Genetics

Satanic Bloodline - Conspiracy Fact - Not a Theory!

Illuminati Like to “Keep it in the Family”<p>From Beforitsnews.com:<p>Did you know all 44 U.S. presidents have carried European royal bloodlines into …

Genealogy

Historic Jewish American Newspapers Online

For those of you who have Jewish ancestry in your family tree, there are lots of Jewish-American newspapers that have been published over the last …

Genealogy

16K Items That Vanished From Auschwitz Are Found

Jewelry, tobacco pipes, buttons, keys. Archaeologists uncovered more than 16,000 such items in the remains of Auschwitz's Crematorium III and gas …

Holocaust

A veteran's race against time to return WWI Purple Hearts

ST. ALBANS, Vt. (AP) — A group that seeks to reunite lost Purple Hearts with service members or their descendants is embarking on an ambitious project: to return 100 such medals or certificates earned in World War I before the 100th anniversary next April of the United States' entry into the …

Asia

Understanding the Genealogical Proof Standard

<i>*This is the first of a three-part series exploring how to use the Genealogical Proof Standard in your family history research. Part 2.</i>Life is good …

Genealogy

Eliasz - statystyki i znaczenie

<b>» Najpopularniejsze w lokalnych regionach</b><p>Śląskie = 60<br>• Wielkopolskie = 38<br>• Pomorskie = 28<br>• Dolnośląskie = 22<br>• Opolskie = 18<br>• Mazowieckie = 15<br>• Łódzkie = …

MacFamilyTree 8 grows on you (in a good way)

Digital Library of Wielkopolska

Woburn resident to appear on 'Genealogy Roadshow'

Thanks partly to the advent of the internet, genealogy has become one of the most popular hobbies in the world. The endeavor to find one's family …

PBS’ “Genealogy Roadshow” Season Three Visits Six New Cities to Uncover Family Secrets

From possible descendants of Salem Witch Trial victims to heroes of the Wild West, PBS’ Genealogy Roadshow uncovers more family secrets in the …

SQLite for Genealogy Software « Louis Kessler's Behold Blog

An article by Keith Riggle yesterday: “Where Are the Free Family Tree Maker Updates” caught my attention. Keith indicated that the Family Tree Maker …

Gdzie Ksiêgi z Wo³ynia

Wykaz dokumentów - stan z 2003 r..<p>Powiat <b>Dubno</b><p><b>miejscowo¶æ/parafia</b><p><b>wyznanie/obrz±dek</b><p><b>rodzaj aktu</b><p><b>daty</b><p><b>Dorohostaje</b><p>rzymskokatolickie<p>urodzenia, ma³¿eñstwa, …

May 3rd — Constitution Day — #History

May 3rd Constitution (see middle of Warsaw Gazette) / Konstytucja_3_Maja<br>The Constitution of May 3, 1791 (Konstytucja Trzeciego Maja) was drafted …

Constitutional Law

Online Records for Poland

Here is a collection of sites with scans/large indexes available, we have arranged them by voivodeship. While this list doesn’t cover everything that …

Genealogy

Scientists discover new lineage of European ancestry

<b>Trinity College Dublin and University of Cambridge</b>—An international team led by scientists in Trinity College Dublin, University College Dublin and …

DNA

272 Slaves Were Sold to Save Georgetown. What Does It Owe Their Descendants?

WASHINGTON — The human cargo was loaded on ships at a bustling wharf in the nation’s capital, destined for the plantations of the Deep South. Some slaves pleaded for rosaries as they were rounded up, praying for deliverance.<p>But on this day, in the fall of 1838, no one was spared: not the …

Jesuits

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 …

Genealogy

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Story of cities #7: Philadelphia grid marks birth of America's urban dream

The surveyor Thomas Holme’s “Portraiture of the City of Philadelphia”, printed in London in the politically turbulent and deathly cold winter of 1683, is a picture of urban grandeur, civility and order. Designed to encourage shareholders and lure settlers with the prospect of a new and improved …

Philadelphia