Friday’s Family History Finds

The best Family History Finds this week:

Family Stories

Was Eleanor of Aquitaine My Ancestor? Generation 11 – Jenneken Laurejies Denis Peeters by Yvette Hoitink on Dutch Genealogy

Named After a Living Grandfather? by Israel Pickholtz on All My Foreparents

Down the Rabbit Hole: Finding Maggie’s Grandparents by Randy Seaver on Genea-Musings

Where is Conrad August (an update)? by Eva Anne on The Family Librarian

The Loyalist’s Disloyalty: The Case of Zimri Armstrong, Part One on Atlantic Loyalist Connections by L. Grandy

Research Resources

Historical Japanese Internment Camp Newspapers Online by Kenneth R. Marks on The Ancestor Hunt

Swiss Digital Archives to Go All Digital by Gail Dever on Genealogy à la Carte

A Warning About Warnings Out by Michael John Neill on Rootdig

Vertical Files – What Are They? by Melissa Barker on A Genealogist in the Archives

Indirect Marriage Date Evidence in a Homestead File by Michael John Neill on Rootdig

Masonic Records in the Archives by Melissa Barker on A Genealogist in the Archives

Tech News

Not genealogy, just for fun:
100 Websites That Shaped the Internet As We Know It by Gizmodo Staff on Lifehacker

Make Your WordPress Sites 100% Immune to Phishing by Hrvoje Miloloza on WPMU DEV

Living DNA Announces Move from Lumina Microarray on Counting Chromosomes Blog

Goodbye Evernote, Hello OneNote by Shannon Thomas on Our Life Picture by Picture

Genetic Genealogy

Family Tree DNA’s New Chromosome Browser by Roberta Estes on DNAeXplained – Genetic Genealogy

How DNA Results Help Discover Luxembourg Emigrants by Cathy Meder-Dempsey on Opening Doors in Brick Walls

Can you offer an opinion?
Haimowitz Photo Comparison Questions by nwpaintedlady on Branches on Our Haimowitz Family Tree

Methodology

Analysing Clues to Help You Figure Out Where to Search Next (pt 2) by Lorine McGinnis Schulze on Olive Tree Genealogy Blog

Preservation Preparation 2: Workspace by Ellen Anderson on Andersonology

“It Runs in the Family”: Family Health History Pedigree by Susan Ellerbee on Posting Family Roots

Education Is for Everyone

Free Access to Five Hours of Presentations on Genealogy Methodology by Gail Dever on Genealogy à la Carte

Links to Live-Streamed GGI2018 DNA Lectures by John D. Reid on Canada’s Anglo-Celtic Connections

Clarifying the Different Types of Sources of Information by Matthew K. Miller on Matt’s Genealogy Blog

Environment, Culture and DNA by James Tanner on Genealogy’s Star

Dutch Term – Concordans by Yvette Hoitink on Dutch Genealogy

RLP 15: When to Hire a Professional Genealogist by Nicole Dyer on Family Locket

Finding an Ancestor in Upper Canada (Ontario) Pre-1871 – Part 1 of 3 by Lorine McGinnis Schulze on The Olive Tree Genealogy Blog

How Many of These 5 Gifts Does Genealogy Give You? by DiAnn Iamarino on Fortify Your Family Tree

Discover Your Roots Junior High Lesson and Presentation by Nicole Dyer on Family Locket

Keeping Up with the Times

Ancestry Displays City/State Where You Live on Map to Your DNA Matches by Roberta Estes on DNAeXplained – Genetic Genealogy

Dear Randy: Do You Still Use Twitter? Why? by Randy Seaver on Genea-Musings

60 Minutes – ‘Inside the Genetic Genealogy Being Used to Solve Crimes’ by Gail Dever on Genealogy à la Carte

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