Friday’s Family History Finds

The best Family History Finds this week:

Family Stories

This is a great idea for a blog post. I’ll have to see how many “close calls” I can come up with in my lines:
Top Ten Genealogy “Close Calls” by Heather Wilkinson Rojo on Nutfield Genealogy

A Brick Wall Journey Part 1 by Diane Boumenot on One Rhode Island Family

From a Note on the Census by Wayne Shepheard on Discover Genealogy

Research Resources

Important Maryland Slavery Papers Found in Safe by Lorine McGinnis Schulze on Olive Tree Genealogy Blog

New York Public Library Online – Part One AND Part Two, both by James Tanner on Genealogy’ Star

Looking for Ancestors in All the Weird Place, Including Maine State Prison by Gail Dever on Genealogy à la Carte

I Found My Great Grandfather on DeadFred! by Elizabeth Handler on From Maine to Kentucky

Tech News

Evidentia v3.1 Cousin Research Tracker-Evidentia by Russ Worthington on A Worthington Weblog

For those with a tree on FamilySearch:
Have You Tried Pedigree Pie? AND

Have You Tried One Page Genealogy?, both by Randy Seaver on Genea-Musings


Concepts – The Faces of Endogamy by Roberta J. Estes on DNAeXplained – Genetic Genealogy

I have found hidden photos this way more than once:
Framed Photographs and Documents by Melissa Barker on A Genealogist in the Archives

Finding “Hidden” Records on FamilySearch by The Genealogy Girl

A Technique for Endogamous DNA Using GedMatch by Lara Diamond on Lara’s Jewnealogy

Twin Check Labeling: Matching Analog Keepsakes to Their Digital Counterparts by Caroline on Organizing Your Photos by the Swedish Organizer

Education Is for Everyone


Keeping Up with the Times

Beware This Clever “Fake Attachment” Gmail Phishing Scheme by Patrick Allen on Lifehacker

Future of Family History Center Microfilm on The Ancestry Insider

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