Kelly Fisher

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Colonial American Newspapers Genealogy & Ancestry Articles

Beginning in the 16th century, settlers from many European countries came to North America, including: Finland, Germany, Holland (the Netherlands), …

Getting the Most from Message Groups and Mailing Lists

My latest article entitled “Getting the Most from Message Groups and Mailing Lists” has been posted at Archives.com. This is one of many articles …

New Article: WolframAlpha - A New Tool for Genealogy

My latest article entitled “Wolfram Alpha: A New Tool for Genealogy” has been posted at Archives.com. This is one of many articles you’ll find as …

Digital Imagery as a Tool for Historical Research

William Oates from the University of New England Heritage Centre, a frequent contributor to Archives Outside, recently gave a talk on using digital …

Why You Need to Learn About Changing County Boundaries

It probably doesn’t come as a surprise that maps today don’t reflect accurately the areas where our ancestors lived long ago. Roads have changed. New …

Four Free Websites to Find Old Maps - Family Tree

Plan of Cincinnati and Vicinity, S.A. Mitchell, Jr., 1860, David Rumsey Map Collection In genealogy research, old maps can help you Pinpoint the …

Reading the book is just the beginning – Do you know how you learn best? Using Mastering Genealogical Proof as an example ... guest post by Shannon Combs-Bennett

As genealogists we are always learning. There is continually something new to see, hear, or do which could aid us in our research. See, hear, or do. …

NEHGS (AmericanAncestors.org) Has the Great Migration Project Sketches Online

If you have a significant New England ancestry like I do (hey, it's not my fault!), then you really should be a member of the New England Historic …

Researching Old Military Records & War Stories in Newspapers

<b>Introduction</b><i>:</i> <i>In this article, Scott Phillips searches old newspapers for articles about his ancestors’ military service and records—just in time to</i> …

FindMyPast Newspaper stories ready for download

In the course of trying to put right some of the pretty disastrous changes made to its database, FindMyPast has introduced a long-awaited feature: …

Google News Archive - Search Historical Newspapers

<b>Google News Archive</b> offers a wealth of digitized historic newspapers online—many of them for free. The Google newspaper archive project was, …

How to Research Your Genealogy with Google & Newspapers

<b>Introduction</b><i>: Gena Philibert-Ortega is a genealogist and author of the book “From the Family Kitchen.” In this guest blog post, Gena shows how to use</i> …

Master the Art of the Summery Sunday Supper With These Light & Bright Recipes

A classic Sunday supper doesn't have to mean heavy, hearty braised meat—try these lighter, fresher projects for dinner this weekend.<p><b>We love hunkering down to tackle a big recipe on winter weekends</b>. But just because the weather's hot and steamy up doesn't mean you can't tackle a stellar dinner …

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11 Food Blogs With The Cleverest Names

There are A LOT of food blogs out there today. Anyone with a kitchen, a camera and a basic knowledge of WordPress can start one (and sometimes it feels like that's just what happened). While it requires some work, if you shift through the overwhelming plethora of blogs on the blogosphere, you can …

Mark Hollingsworth

How To Cook Your Thanksgiving Turkey In The Dishwasher

No one ever expects chef David Burke to do anything the usual way. He's built a legendary career on playing with our expectations and making food fun. But we'll admit that even knowing about Burke's commitment to the element of surprise and flair for drama, we really did not see his Thanksgiving …

Why Pork Chops Should Be Your New Dinnertime Staple

If you aren't a fan of pork chops, we're willing to bet it's because you've had one too many that were overcooked. We understand; that dry, leathery hunk of meat isn't something many of us would want to give another shot. But it doesn't have to be that way. When cooked right, pork chops rival the …

Make Your Own Fresh Spring Rolls

They pack a potent punch of Thai flavors<p>College is a time for experimentation. For most people that meant alcohol, drugs, and one-night stands. But for me it meant food.<p>Pittsburgh, where I went to school, is an underrated (and dirt cheap) food city, and it was there that I discovered the wonderful …

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Photos of Life in Texas in the 1970s

Marc St. Gil was one of about a hundred photographers commissioned by the Environmental Protection Agency to document American life in the 1970s as …

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Family Tree Maker 2014 Software Announced - 30% Discount (or more)

Ancestry.com announced the arrival (soon!) of Family Tree Maker 2014 at the FGS Conference on Saturday. I received an email today that described the …

Gogobot, The Travel Site Where Friends And Experts Plan Your Vacation, Is Growing Really Fast

It now has 3.7 million registered users and has become the fastest growing travel site on the web, according to data from Comscore and eMarketeer shared with us by cofounder and CEO Travis Katz.<p>In the summer-travel month of July, Gogobot was a more popular website than AirBnB, Bing Travel or …

6 ways to delete yourself from the internet

If you're reading this, it's highly likely your personal information is available to the public. And by "public" I mean everyone everywhere. To drive home this point, I give you exhibit A: Earlier this week, Facebook came under fire when it was revealed that the data of more than 50 million …

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Some Tricks to Deciphering Old Handwriting

Ken asked Olive Tree Genealogy a question about hard-to-decipher handwriting in an 1892 marriage record<p><i>I wonder if you could help me. I have attached</i> …

Using Evernote to Organize My Genealogy Research - Family Tree

My former method of genealogy research organization was to email myself notes and records, or use notekeeping gadgets on my iGoogle page. But with …

Using a Kustomnote.com Template for Genealogy Evernote Notes

Kustomnote.com Templates for Evernote.<p><b>KustomNote.com is a handy third party app for those who use Evernote, especially those who use it to organize</b> …

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