Recommended Reads

Recommended Reads


Quick Tip – Amsterdam Maps by Yvette Hoitink on Dutch Genealogy

Distracted by Maryland’s Online Indices by Joanne Cowden on Researching Relatives

Should They Tell Us What They Have Not Told Us? by Michael John Neill on Rootdig

25% More Sites on “Facebook for Canadian Genealogy” by Gail Dever on Genealogy à la Carte

Family Stories

Have times ever changed!:
The Thirteen Dollar Baby Boy by John Tew on Filiopietism Prism

Looks like Amy had a fabulous vacation to an unusual ancestral town for modern immigrants:
My Ancestral Town: Sante Fe, New Mexico by Amy Cohen on Brotmanblog: A FamilyJourney


The Secret to Pairing FamilySearch and Pinterest for Family History by Amie on Lisa Louise Cooke’s Genealogy Gems

All in the fine print – ancestors OR relatives:
AncestryDNA New Ancestor Discoveries on The Ancestry Insider

Methodology, News, Etc.

James Tanner is doing a series on land records and they are all terrific:
Understanding Land Rights: Land Leases for Genealogists–An Introduction AND

Latin Legal Terms for Genealogists, Part Two, AND

Understanding Land Rights: Land Leases for Genealogists – Leaseholds Revealed AND

Digging into Homesteads: First Owners for Genealogists–Part One, all by James Tanner on Genealogy’s Star

Pursuing Genealogy on a Shoestring Budget Part 2 – Genealogical Websites by Lori Samuelson on Genealogy at Heart

Last, but not least:
This Is a Very Bad Idea! by Lorine McGinnis Schulze on Olive Tree Genealogy

Genealogy Education

German Online Sources by Milan Pohontsch, Monday, 13 June 2016, 10:30 a.m. (Mountain), BYU Family History Webinars

Arkansas and Indian Territory Genealogy Research, Tuesday, 14 June 2016,  6:00 p.m. (Pacific) by BlackProGen

Using Social Media to Break Through Brick Walls by Amie Tenant, Tuesday, 14 June 2016, 8:00 p.m. (Central), Illinois State Genealogical Society

Ticked Off! Those Pesky Pre-1850 Census Tic Marks by Peggy Clemens Laurizen, Wednesday, 15 June 2016, 11:00 a.m. (Pacific) on Legacy Family Tree Webinars

Using Polish Community Newspapers in North America and Poland, Wednesday, 15 June 2016, 1:00 p.m. (Mountain) by FamilySearch

How to Write a Compelling Story About Your Ancestor by Heather Pack, Wednesday, 15 June 2016, 3:30 p.m. (Mountain), BYU Family History Webinars

The Basics of by Cynthia Theusch, 15 June 2016, 5:00 p.m. (Eastern), Georgia Genealogical Society

Finding a German Home Village Online by James M. Beidler, Wednesday, 15 June 2016, 6:00 p.m.(Pacific) on SCGS Jamboree Extension Series

One thought on “Recommended Reads”

  1. Linda, thanks for including my Maryland post on your latest list. Also, I’m loving the Education section–I just signed up for two free webinars. Thank you!

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