Recommended Reads

Recommended Reads


8 Weeks to Better Rhode Island Genealogy Research Week 3 – Probate and Cemeteries by Diane Boumenot on One Rhode Island Family

Colorado Online Historical Newspapers Summary AND

Mississippi Online Historical Newspapers Summary, both by Kenneth R. Marks on The Ancestor Hunt

New Jersey State Archives AND

Follow Friday: Tax Lists for Tax Day, both by Beth Gatlin on So Many Ancestors!

Online Photo Collection Spans 100 Years of British Columbia History AND

Three Centuries of Historical Maps of Nova Scotia Available Online, both by Gail Dever on Genealogy à la Carte

Family Stories

Chasing Squirrels Leads to a Big Find AND

Learning to Read Italian Records – Part One – Birth Records, both by Beverly McGowan Norman on Roots, Branches, and a Few Nuts

Finding Alfred’s Daddy by Schalene Dagutis on Tangled Roots and Trees

Susan Dodd’s Sampler by Mary Sutherland on Genealogy Ensemble

Remembering those who otherwise would be forgotten:
Visiting an Ancestor by Elise Ann Wormuth on Living in the Past: A Family History


A Search Wish for AND

They Can Do It in Maryland, Why Not Elsewhere?, both by Michael John Neill on Rootdig

Can a DNA Test Resolve My Ancestral Quandaries? by James Tanner on Genealogy’s Star

Concepts – Y DNA Matching and Connecting with Your Paternal Ancestor by Roberta J. Estes on DNAeXplained – Genetic Genealogy

Digital Photo Analysis by Sue Adams on Family Folklore Blog

Why All Genealogy Apps Should Support GEDCOM 5.5.1 by Keith on Genealogy Tools

This Graphic Shows How to Pair Multiple Fonts Together for Better Designs by Eric Ravenscraft on Lifehacker

Tech Tip: TurboScan for Copying Important Documents by Anne Gillespie Mitchel on Finding Forgotten Stories

Methodology, News, Etc.

Good advice regardless of where one is researching:
Quick Tip – Don’t Stop Looking After They Left by Yvette Hoitink on Dutch Genealogy

Monday Mailbox: Ancestry Tree Indexing Follow Up on The Ancestry Insider

Google Wins Decade Long Battle Over Copyright by James Tanner on Genealogy’s Star

NGS 2016 Live Streaming: FREE Genealogy Gems Classes by Sunny on Lisa Louise Cooke’s Genealogy Gems

A great tip for finding unfindable families in the census:
Success! Finding Wrongly Transcribed Names on Census Records by Dana (Stewart) Leeds on The Enthusiastic Genealogist

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