Recommended Reads

Recommended Reads


Historic U.S. and Canada Free Online Catholic Newspapers by Kenneth R. Marks on The Ancestor Hunt

Read the latest installment in Diane’s Rhode Island series:
8 Weeks to Better Rhode Island Genealogy Research – Week 5 – Town Records, Histories and Newspapers by Diane Boumenot on One Rhode Island Family

Quick Tip: Don’t Forget to Look for Free Access to Journals on Historical Societies by Christine Manczuk on Ancestry Island

1950 Census Enumeration District Maps NOW Available by Diane L. Richard on UpFront with NGS

Using Archives to Fill in the Gaps in Your Ancestor’s Timeline by Melissa Barker on a Genealogist in the Archives

Tuesday’s Tip: Look for Your Ancestors in Trade Publications by Beth Gatlin on So Many Ancestors

Family Stories

An Early Birthday Present for a Russian Adoptee – A Sister by Vera Miller on Find Lost Russian & Ukrainian Family

Finding WWI Military Service Despite National Archives Fire on The Family Sleuther

Remembering not one, but two:
Don’t Forget Me! by Peggy Clemens Lauritzen on Anxiously Engaged

Fredericka (Not) Moselman, But Ruhle/Reuhle (1788-1863) and The Voyage From Hell by Roberta J. Estes on DNAeXplained


Resurrecting My Grandfather by Melvin J. Collier on Roots Revealed

How to Create a Spark File with Evernote by Taylor Pipes on Evernote Blog

Keep Your Notes Private with Passcode Lock, Now Available for All Customers by Greg Wen on Evernote Blog

Everyone needs computer backup, whether it is with Backblaze or another company. If interested in Backblaze, here are Lisa’s directions for easy downloading:
How to Download Backblaze in 4 Easy Steps by Lisa on Lisa Louise Cooke’s Genealogy Gems

Methodology, News, Etc.

Emigration to Unexpected Places by Roberta J. Estes on DNAeXplained – Genetic Genealogy

Is Research a Skill or a Talent? Or Both? by James Tanner on Genealogy’s Star

Make sure you save it to your computer, not just to an online tree!:
When You Find It, Save It – Tuesday’s Tip by Nancy on My Ancestors and Me

What advice would you give The Genealogy Girl?:
Piles and Piles of Letters – JOY! by The Genealogy Girl

Genealogy Education

For information on DearMYRTLE hangouts and study groups, plus any other multiple-session or ongoing webinars, please consult the GeneaWebinars calendar.

Click on the links for local time presentations:
Creating a Business Site with WordPress, Monday, 27 June 2016, APG Webinar

FamilySearch Czech Republic: Using Using Is a Necessity When Researching, Tuesday, 28 June 2016

Circles or Triangles? What Shape Is Your DNA? by Diahan Southard, Wednesday, 29 June 2016, Family Tree Webinars

FamilySearch British Research Questions Answered, Thursday, 30 June 2016

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