Friday’s Family History Finds

The best Family History Finds this week:

Family Stories

Nimrod Headington Journal, 1852, Part 4 by Karen on Karen’s Chatt

How Quickly the Holocaust Happened by Lara Diamond on Lara’s Jewnealogy

The Things We Found After the Fire by J.L. Starkey on Baugh, Bass, and Beyond

A Brick Wall: Where Were Sam and Katie Born? Help Wanted! by Amy Cohen on Brotmanblog: A Family Journey

“Calling Himself William Lee” AND “He Was Billy, the Old Servant of General Washington”?, both on Boston 1775

Research Resources

New Irish Resources by John D. Reid on Canada’s Anglo-Celtic Connections

The Protestants of Alsace-Lorraine of the 16th and 17th Centuries by Jacques Gagné on Genealogy Ensemble

Stuck on Where to Find Family Records – Try this Underused Resource by Lori on Genealogy at Heart

Bibliography of Franco-American Life by Gail Dever on Genealogy à la Carte

17 Feb 2020 – My Genealogy Toolbox by Teresa on Writing My Past

Tech News

SnipTag – A MAC Helper App for Genealogists by Randy Seaver on Genea-Musings

Excel2GED Version 3 Now Available by Randy Seaver on Genea-Musings

Historical Images Tool Finds Unindexed Records in FamilySearch Catalog by James Tanner on Genealogy’s Star

AND a related post:

New FamilySearch Tool Disappoints by Michael John Neill on Rootdig

Genetic Genealogy

The Shifting Landscape of Genetic Genealogy on Amy Johnson Crow

Please Help Get More Kits Opted In by Kitty on Kitty Cooper’s Blog


How Many Genealogy Gems Are You Sitting On? By DiAnn Iamarino on Fortify Your Family Tree

The Mysterious Mr. Marshall of Gildersome by Jane Roberts on PastToPresentGenealogy

Wait! What? That’s Not Right by Donna Moughty on Irish Genealogy

Linking Genealogical Evidence: A Method – Part 2 by Phil Isherwood on Seeing the Wood for the Trees

A Will Adds Dates to the Timeline by History Explorer on A Genealogist’s Path to History

Where in Ireland – Case Study 2 by Donna Moughty on Irish Genealogy

Education Is for Everyone

Enhancing a Photo with Visual Captions in PhotoWorks by Caroline Guntur on Organizing Photos

24-Hour Chat Marathon with Brabant Archives by Yvette Hoitink on Dutch Genealogy

Census Day Wasn’t Always April 1st by Marian B. Wood on Climbing My Family Tree

How Complete Were the US Censuses? by James Tanner on Genealogy’s Star

Marian compares several colorizing tools:
Colorizing the Past by Marian B. Wood on Climbing My Family Tree

Keeping Up with the Times

Book Review: Roots Quest: Inside America’s Genealogy Boom by John D. Reid on Canada’s Anglo-Celtic Connections

Education in Genealogy – Keep Up to Date! on Lyfelynes Family History

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