Friday’s Family History Finds

The best Family History Finds this week:

Family Stories

A Hint of Rosemary by Jeff Record on Vita Brevis

The Part That Makes Me Hold My Breath by Jacqi Stevens on A Family Tapestry

Having spent many summers on Winnipesaukee, I loved learning a bit of Lake history:
The Legend of Becky’s Garden: Lake Winnipesaukee’s Smallest Island by Janice Brown on Cow Hampshire

Rosa Pickholz, The Teacher, Her Family by Israel Pickholtz on All My Foreparents

Iowa Family History Trip by Matt Miller on Matt’s Genealogy Blog

Kissing Cousins. . . . by Amy Cohen on Brotmanblog: A Family Journey

One and the Same by Christopher C. Child on Vita Brevis

Research Resources

The Huguenot of England, Part 2 by Marian Bulford on Genealogy Ensemble

DPLA Launches Open Bookshelf , A Collection of Free Ebooks by James Tanner on Genealogy’s Star

Tech News

Family History Hosting Announces Gedsite Version 2.06 by Dick Eastman on Eastman’s Online Genealogy Newsletter

SmallPDF Converts PDF Files to JPG and Other Formats by Dick Eastman on Eastman’s Online Genealogy Newsletter

Polarr Photo Editor Is Available Free and (Optionally) Requires No Installation in Your Computer by Dick Eastman on Eastman’s Onlline Genealogy Newsletter

Google Podcasts by Dick Eastman on Eastman’s Online Genealogy Newsletter

Genetic Genealogy

DNA Painter – Touring the Chromosome Garden by Roberta Estes on DNAeXplained – Genetic Genealogy

Genetic Genealogy Standards Deadline Looming by cattaplin on Genealogy Pants


Be Mindful of Address Changes by Lori Samuelson on Genealogy at Heart

Using First Names as Evidence of Family Relationships by DiAnn Iamarino on Fortify Your Family Tree

Was Eleanor of Aquitaine My Ancestor? – Generation 7 – Laurens Smulders by Yvette Hoitink on Dutch Genealogy

Primary Records Can Be WRONG! by Lorine McGinnis Schulz on Olive Tree Genealogy Blog

Education Is for Everyone

Users be aware:  Suggests “Potential Ancestors” for Your Ancestry Member Tree by Randy Seaver on Genea-Musings

GRIP 2019 Courses Announced by cattaplin on Genealogy Pants

Kathryn Lake Hogan Launches Genealogy Webinar Series with “Canadian Twist” by Gail Dever on Genealogy à la Carte

Genealogy Institutes vs Online Learning by Denise May Levenick on The Family Curator

Interested in Certification? Try a Discussion Group by cattaplin on Genealogy Pants

Keeping Up with the Times

Positive changes coming to RootsTech 2019:
Changes for RootsTech 2019 by Dr. D on Dr D Digs Up Ancestors

Can DNA Tell Me My Mutt’s Ancestral Breeds? by Kitty on Kitty Cooper’s Blog

Scan and Digitize Your Books for $1 Each by Dick Eastman on Eastman’s Online Genealogy Newsletter

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.