Recommended Reads

Recommended Reads


A Great List of New Netherland (New York) Family Genealogies by Lorine McGinnis Schulze on The Olive Tree Genealogy Blog

Nova Scotia and Local Family Histories on StFX University’s Website by Gail Dever on Genealogy à la Carte

Do you have Indiana roots?:
Vital Record Finds for Indiana by Brenda Leyndyke on Journey to the Past

I promote archives frequently – they are way underused resources for genealogists:
Where Is All the Genealogy? Part Five: National and State Archives by James Tanner on Genealogy’s Star

Family Stories

Old Electrical Tower Leads the Way to Family Graves by Vera Miller on Find Lost Russian & Ukrainian Family


This looks like a fun tool to try:
Colourize Your Photos Instantly with This Free Tool by Gail Dever on Genealogy à la Carte

Methodology, News, Etc.

Valerie shared a great reminder about NOT blindly saving to one’s tree:
I Can Use a Little “Wisdom,” by Valerie Hughes on Genealogy with Valerie

Yvette gives a great lesson on how to pull apart a document and it works for any document:
Record Analysis Example – Dutch Death Record by Yvette Hoitink on Dutch Genealogy

Genealogy Education

Click on the links for local times. Be sure to check GeneaWebinars for ongoing chats and study groups.

Windows 10 Survival Guide for Genealogists, by Thomas MacEntee, Friday, 22 July 2016, Legacy Family Tree Webinars

KILLER OLDIES: Not Your Mee-Maw’s Genealogy Society, Tuesday, 26 July 2016, Black ProGen

Researching Women: Community Cookbooks and What They Tell Us About Our Ancestors, by Gena Philibert-Ortega, Wednesday, 27 July 2016, Legacy Family Tree Webinars

Family Search: U.S. Mid-Atlantic Research, Thursday, 28 July 2016

Family Search: British Research Q and A, Thursday, 28 July 2016

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