Recommended Reads

Recommended Reads


How you enter info in the search engine makes a difference:
Why You Are Not Finding Anything on WieWasWie by Yvette Hoitink on Dutch Genealogy

Finding MyHeritage Record Collection Lists by Randy Seaver on Genea-Musings

20 Free and (Relatively) New Genealogy and Family History Resources – 2016 Version (Part 1) with Part 2 and Part 3 all by Diane L. Richard on UpFront with NGS

Family Stories

“Oh, Come On! We Can Look” by Schalene Dagutis on Tangled Roots and Trees

Timing Is Everything! by Beverley Fieg on Knit Genealogy


Everyone should use multiple back up methods:
5 Reasons NOT to Depend Entirely on Cloud Storage by James Tanner on Genealogy’s Star

Methodology, News, Etc.

Reasonably Exhaustive Research by Elizabeth Shown Mills on Quick Tips

When the Females Can’t Be Found and Are You Willing to Rely on a Genealogy Will?, both by Michael John Neill on Rootdig

Alternative Jurisdictions When Records Are Lost by James Tanner on Genealogy’s Star

Help Preserve Records – 4 Pennies at a Time by The Genealogy Girl

Ten Unexpected Benefits of Genealogy Blogging (What Are You Waiting For?) by Heather Wilkinson Rojo on Nutfield Genealogy

Last, but not least – one of my pet peeves are people who claim to have their ancestral lines back into Biblical times:
Why You Can’t Trace Your Lineage Back to Adam Now on YouTube by James Tanner on Genealogy’s Star

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