Recommended Reads

Recommended Reads

Resources

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Family Stories

Jacqi is finally finding her way:
Lost in a Genealogical Forest by Jacqi Stevens on A Family Tapestry

Cousins can be found everywhere:
Breaking Through My Shearman Brick Wall by Janice Hamilton on Genealogy Ensemble

A bit of serendipity for Yvette:
The Ancestor Conspiracy by Yvette Hoitink on Dutch Genealogy

But I Know My Great Grandma’s Name! So Why Am I Stuck? by Lorine McGinnis Schulze on Olive Tree Blog

I’ve only come across one of my families enumerated twice on the same census:
Counted Twice on the Census by Janine Adams on Organize Your Family History

Difficulty Getting Around the Hill by Cathy Meder-Dempsey on Opening Doors in Brick Walls

The Jeweler and the Suffragette: Star-Crossed Lovers? by Amy Cohen on Brotmanblog: A Family Journey

Technology

FamilyTree DNA Introduces Phased Family Finder Matches by Roberta J. Estes on DNAeXplained – Genetic Genealogy

Methodology, News, Etc.

What I Wish I Had Known by Michael John Neill on Rootdig

MyHeritage Pedigree Map – How You Really Do Genealogical Research by James Tanner on Genealogy’s Star

This might be true of emigrants in other countries besides the Netherlands, too:
Quick Tip: Emigrants Sometimes Went to a Notary by Yvette Hoitink on Dutch Genealogy

A must read for those who don’t search out original records:
Life of a Record from the Barbour Collection on The Ancestry Insider

Libraries + Historypin Mapping the History of Rural America by Diane L. Richard on UpFront with NGS

Genealogy Education

Check GeneaWebinars Calendar for ongoing hangouts and study groups.

Click on the links for your local time:
FamilySearch: Switzerland Records Online, Saturday, 9 July 2016

FamilySearch: Switzerland Compiled Genealogies, Saturday, 9 July 2016

FamilySearch: Switzerland Research Strategies, Saturday, 9 July 2016

FamilySearch: England Resources on FamilySearch, Tuesday, 12 July 2016

Black ProGen: Conference Roundup: Midwest African American Genealogy Institute, Tuesday, 12 July 2016

FamilySearch: England Resources on Ancestry.com, Wednesday, 13 July 2016

Legacy Family Tree Webinars: A Genealogist’s Guide to Heraldry by Shannon Combs Bennett, Wednesday, 13 July 2016

FamilySearch: U.S. Research in Big Cities, Thursday, 14 July 2016

FamilySearch: England Resources on Findmypast.co.uk, Thursday, 14 July 2016

Legacy Family Tree Webinars: Finding French Ancestors by Luana Darby, Friday, 15 July 2016

 

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