Friday’s Family History Finds

The best Family History Finds this week:

Family Stories

My Mother and Miss George by Molly C. on Molly’s Canopy

A Race for Hope: Remembering Grandma Five Years On by Family Sleuther

Grandpre Roots Part 1: Huguenot Diaspora by Michelle on Memoir Tales of Our Past

Those Other Rudeens by Karen on Family History

One Hundred Years Ago by Alessandro Ferzoco on Vita Brevis

Research Resources

Drouin Institute Adds 30,000 Quebec Baptism and Burial Records to LAFRANCE Collection by Gail Dever on Genealogy à la Carte

How Much Can You Learn from Your Relative’s Obituary? by DiAnn Iamarino on Fortify Your Family Tree

Free Genealogy Websites –  The Frugal Genealogist’s Guide by Lisa on Are You My Cousin?

Tech News

For those looking for an Evernote replacement:
OneNote|Anatomy of a Notebook by Shannon Thomas on Our Life Picture by Picture

Genetic Genealogy

Starting Today: New DNA Upload Policy by Talya on MyHeritage Blog

DNA Hinting to Ancestral Origins? by Lara Diamond on Lara’s Jewnealogy

Autoclustering – Large Groups by Matt Miller on Matt’s Genealogy Blog

How to Make the Most of Your AncestryDNA Matches: Part 2 – Leveraging Your Strongest Matches to Make Quicker Work of Your More Challenging Matches on An American Genealogy

A Winter of DNA eConference on Family History Fanatics (26 January 2019 for $24.99)

When DNA Leads You Astray by Roberta Estes on DNAeXplained – Genetic Genealogy

Methodology

Genealogical Standardization: Friend or Foe? by James Tanner on Genealogy’s Star

Repost: Tip – Use the Terrain View on Google Maps by Pat Hartley on Ancestry Island

Finding Help with The Family History Guide by Bob Taylor on The Family History Guide Blog

Education Is for Everyone

Speaking Negatively: The Difference Between Negative Results and Negative Evidence by Diana Elder on Family Locket

What Would I Do Differently? A Genealogical Perspective by James Tanner on Genealogy’s Star

Keeping Up with the Times

12 Days of Christmas, Genealogy Version by Lorine McGinnis Schulze on Olive Tree Genealogy Blog

Gifts for Genealogists Under $30 by Ellen Anderson on Andersonology

Two Seasonal Poems and a Question by lgrandy on Atlantic Loyalist Connections

Prompts to Share Christmas Memories by Gail Dever on Genealogy à la Carte

120-Year-Old Santa Letter Uncovered by Esther on MyHeritage Blog

Family History Records Solve a Centuries-Old Art History Mystery by Talya on MyHeritage Blog

I love Susan’s format. It’s my new model!:
End of Year Review – 2018 Genealogy Goals by Susan Ellerbee on Posting Family Roots

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