Friday’s Family History Finds

The best Family History Finds this week:

Family Stories

Obits Open Doors: Searching for Alma Littlejohn by Adrienne on KINterested

Connecting with “New” Cousins in 2017 by Marian B. Wood on Climbing My Family Tree

Christmas Memories: Oh Christmas Tree, Oh Christmas Tree by Bill West on West in New England

Tombstone Tuesday: A Very Odd Symbol on a Tombstone in Reddenhall, England by Heather Wilkinson Rojo on Nutfield Genealogy

Research Resources

Drill Down in 4 Videos by Diane Boumenot on One Rhode Island Family

Trove – Eight Years of Incredible Discoveries by Alona Tester on Lonetester HQ

BAnQ Digitizes Almost 3 Million Newspapers and Magazine Pages by Gail Dever on Genealogy à la Carte

DPLA Adds Oklahoma Hub by James Tanner on Genealogy’s Star

Tech News

How to Scan and Stitch a Large Photo with the Flip-Pal Mobile Scanner by Denise Levenick on The Family Curator

Genetic Genealogy

Testing Strategy – Should I Test at Ancestry and Transfer to Family Tree DNA? by Roberta Estes on DNAeXplained – Genetic Genealogy


Tutorial: The Member Directory by Lisa Lisson on Are You My Cousin?

Mulling and Pondering My Genealogy Toolkit by Anne Gillespie Mitchell on Finding Forgotten Stories

Doing a Genealogy Research Project from Start to Finish by Nicole Dyer on Family Locket

Managed vs. Referenced Files: Which Is Better? By Caroline Gunter on Organizing Photos

Education Is for Everyone

Ontario Genealogical Society Releases 2018 Free Webinar Lineup by Gail Dever on Genealogy à la Carte

Keeping Up with the Times


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