Sunday Edition of Friday’s Family History Finds

With all of the RootsTech 2018 happenings, Friday’s Finds is a couple of days late this week.

The best Family History Finds this week:

Family Stories

A Traitor in My Family Tree? Yes! Part 2 by Heather Wilkinson Rojo on Nutfield Genealogy

The Adventures of a Bergen County Kas on Plough and Anchor Genealogy

So They Hung Patrick After All by Ellie on Ellie’s Ancestors

Grandpa’s Journeys Shed Light on My Own by DiAnn Iamarino on Fortify Your Family Tree

Did They Ever Think These Would Be Heirlooms? by Marian B. Wood on Climbing My Family Tree

Hard to Love by Pamela Athearn Filbert on Vita Brevis

To Tell the Truth: Will the Real Harry Goldsmith Please Stand Up? by Amy Cohen on Brotmanblog: A Family Journey

Research Resources

Buckinghamshire Colour Tithe Maps by John D. Reid on Canada’s Anglo-Celtic Connections

World War One Wills – A Work in Progress on The French Genealogy Blog

Are Directories Hiding Deaths for You? by Michael John Neill on Rootdig

Newberry’s Digital Collections Are Now Available for Re-Use Without Licensing or Fees by Leland Meitzler on Genealogy Blog

Women’s History Month 2018: Delayed Birth Certificates by Gena Philibert-Ortega on Gena’s Genealogy

Tech News

1Password Adds Password Checker Pwned Words by Patrick Lucas Austin on Lifehacker

Genealogy on Flipboard by Melody Lassalle on Genealogy Research Journal

Genetic Genealogy

Excellent tip:
I’ve Been Removed from 9 Circles at AncestryDNA by Michael John Neill on Rootdig

Taking a Stroll Down DNA Lane by Jacqi Stevens on A Family Tapestry

American Discovers He’s an Arsenault from PEI – and Writes 4000-Page Family History by Gail Dever on Genealogy à la Carte

The Bernsteins, Kaczors/Katchers and Aberbachs of Skalat by Stephen Pickholtz on All My Foreparents

X-Chromosome & Recombination – An Example on Leanne Cooper Genealogy


African American Genealogy: Have You Located Your Freedman’s Grave? by Toni on IAAM Center for Family History

Education Is for Everyone

How to Read and Understand a Product Review by James Tanner on Genealogy’s Star

Poll: What Genealogy Software Do You Use? by Janine Adams on Organize Your Family History

Dutch Term – Slavenhandel by Yvette Hoitink on Dutch Genealogy

Reminder – 19 RootsTech Sessions Are Available FREE on the Internet by Leland Meitzler on GenealogyBlog

The National Institute for Genealogical Studies Announces a New Eastern European Records Certificate Featuring Courses Written by Lisa Alzo, MFA by Dick Eastman on Eastman’s Online Genealogy Newsletter

Keeping Up with the Times

Fearless Females Blogging Prompts Series Returns for 2018 by Lisa Alzo on The Accidental Genealogist

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