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What You Might Have Missed: July 22 Edition

Anne Gillespie Mitchell is a Senior Product Manager at Ancestry.com. She is an active blogger on Ancestry.com and writes the Ancestry Anne column. …

Searching for Your Irish Ancestors, Part 3 – The Roman Catholic Parish Registers

1693 :: Death of Robert Eimes

On this date in our family history . . . the 22nd day of July . . . in the year 1693 . . . the death of Robert Eames is recorded in the <i>Vital Records</i> …

The July Issue of Going In-Depth is Available!

Going In-Depth is a free, digital genealogy magazine presented by The In-Depth Genealogist. In each monthly issue, you’ll find guest articles, …

Genealogy quest leads Australian woman to Vallejo

Genealogy work often requires much deep and time-consuming sleuthing, but often pays satisfying dividends for those interested in their family …

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Survey results indicate genealogists join societies for camaraderie

Are you listening, genealogical societies? Here are the results to last week’s survey question: <b>What are the most important factors that make you</b> …

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And now, the second part of Tuesday's Tip - Did any of you…

And now, the second part of <b>Tuesday's Tip</b> - Did any of you happen to play <b>Saturday Night Genealogy Fun</b> this past week? +Randy Seaver had a great mission and I joined in. It was all about counting cousins. Randy used a Chart to count cousins but I used the <b>Relationships Report</b> found in Legacy. It was a great way to find out my relationship to everyone in my family tree.<p>I ran the <b>Relationship Report</b> and saved it in a csv format and then opened it in Microsoft Excel. Using the filter feature I was …

History of Passports and a Useful Genealogical Tool

Money Beat Love For Many Civil War Widows, Study Finds

If Scarlett O’Hara had received a Civil War widow’s pension, she might have spared herself two more husbands—and a whole lot of trouble.<p>Widows of Civil War soldiers who received survivor pensions took their time in choosing new husbands, taking about three and a half years longer to remarry than …

FamilySearch Family Tree at the Intersection -- Which way will it turn?

One of my online friends, Lee Drew of the LineageKeeper Blog said it well today with a blog post entitled, "New FamilySearch Design ~ A Left Turn?" …

Behind the scenes: the newspaper scanning team

Welcome to the first of a new series of blog posts from our newspaper scanning team. This month, our digitisation officer Andrew tells us about what …

2014 :: In memory of Bill Dessens

As of today, there is a new member of the <i>Heavenly</i> Western Swing dance band . . . he was known here on earth as Bill Dessens . . . and was a member of …

8 Genealogy Things You Need to Know Today, Friday, 13 June 2014

Today's Things<p><b>Are you planning to write your family history?</b> If you have a Mac, you can get <b>Scrivener 2 for 55% off through June 15th</b>. (Makeuseof) …

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German Genealogical Word List: English Equivalents

Researching German family history eventually means delving into documents written in German. Records written in German may also be found in …

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