Friday’s Family History Finds

The best Family History Finds this week:

Family Stories

The Family Was Broken But the DNA Wasn’t by Melvin J. Collier on Roots Revealed

First 23AndMe DNA Success – Take That, Endogamy! by Lara Diamond on Lara’s Jewnealogy

Search for Grandma’s Childhood Home Reveals Family Secrets by Vera Miller on Finding Lost Russian & Ukrainian Family

Research Resources

African-American County Slave Records Featured in New and Updated Genealogical Records by Amie Tennant on Lisa Louise Cooke’s Genealogy Gems

Coming in April:
The Register of Qualified Genealogists (UK) to Launch Free Publication – The Journal of Genealogy and Family History by Diane L. Richard on UpFront with NGS

YouTube and the Genealogist by Lori Samuelson on Genealogy at Heart

These are absolutely gorgeous vintage photos even if you have no ties to Ipswich, Massachusetts:
Portraits from Ipswich A Century Ago by Gordon Harris on Stories from Ipswich

I never thought about this angle:
What If Your Ancestors Were Atheists or Agnostics or Worshipped at Home? Are There Any Records? by Diane L. Richard on UpFront with NGS

Saskatchewan Pioneer Questionnaires by Gail Dever on Genealogy a la Carte

Tech News

How to Perform Your Genealogy Searched More Successfully by Lisa Lisson on Are You My Cousin?


17 Years of Research Being Flushed Down the Toilet by The Ancestry Insider

Digitizing Memories by Wayne Shepheard on Discover Genealogy

Education Is for Everyone

If you don’t listen to Legacy Family Tree webinars – or other genealogy webinars, here is a sampling of what you are missing.Many webinars are free if viewed live:
My Top Ten Favourite Legacy Family Tree Webinars by Krista L. Riedel on The Great Ancestor Dig

Keeping Up with the Times


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