Friday’s Family History Finds

The best Family History Finds this week:

Family Stories

Famed Dog Musher, Sled Dog Trainer: Florence (Murray) Clark (1900-1950): of Lincoln New Hampshire by Janice Brown on Cow Hampshire

Our Ancestors’ Recent Pandemic on Family Sleuther

Mother May Have by Laura Mattingly on The Old Trunk in the Attic

“Alas Too Idle Yet Writing a Book”- Census Gems on Past to Present Genealogy

The Legend of Cousin Cap by J.L. Starkey on Baugh, Bass, and Beyond

Life Aboard the Skagit by Matthew Miller on Matt’s Genealogy Blog

Purim in Senkevychivka, 1934 – Before the Ghetto by Lara Diamond on Lara’s Jewnealogy

The Ancestors: Isaac Wiseman (1738-1818) and Elizabeth Davis (1738-1807) by Cathy Meder-Dempsey on Opening Doors in Brick Walls

Pauline Ilg: Brave and Courageous – Part 3 by Auntie Jen on Auntie Jen’s Family Trees

Allegiances by Claire Lindell on Genealogy Ensemble

Research Resources

African-American Journal Freedomways on Reveal Digital by Catherine Halley on JSTOR Daily

Dutch Genealogy News for February 2020 by Yvette Hoitink on Dutch Genealogy

Researching Early American Mariners of the Napoleonic Wars – Part 10 by Anne Morddel on The French Genealogy Blog

Researching Canadian Soldiers Who Died in the Second World War by Ken McKinlay on Family Tree Knots

Two More Prince Edward Island Newspapers Digitized by Gail Dever on Genealogy à la Carte

Beyond the Basics: 1856 Parish Census on Spartan Roots

Tech News

Dear Randy: What Is the Best Way to Refresh My Online Family Trees? by Randy Seaver on Genea-Musings

Genetic Genealogy

Automated Tree Building with Genetic Affairs by Kitty on Kitty Cooper’s Blog

Working with My 23andMe Family Tree by Randy Seaver on Genea-Musings

LostCousins – Why a Family Historian Should Use DNA by Gail Dever on Genealogy à la Carte


Cherchez Les Femmes! How to Find Someone’s Maiden Name on Lyfelynes Family History

Writing: What’s Your Type? by Cari Taplin on Genealogy Pants

Identifying Reasons for Emigration Using the Research Like a Pro Process by Nancy Gilbride Casey on Family Locket

Education Is for Everyone

Genealogy and Health History by Donna Moughty on Irish Family Roots

More Than One Online Family Tree? Pros and Cons by James Tanner on Genealogy’s Star

‘The Forgotten Home Child’ – New Book Released by Gail Dever on Genealogy à la Carte

Ask Yvette – How to Record Transgender People? by Yvette Hoitink on Dutch Genealogy

RLP 87: Using Gazetteers in Research by Nicole Dyer on Family Locket

Keeping Up with the Times

The Genealogy Community by Alona Tester on LonetesterHQ

Two Pages of #FamilyHistory for $130 by Marian B. Woods on Climbing My Family Tree

Dutch Genealogy Services – COVID-19 Measures by Yvette Hoitink on Dutch Genealogy

Quick Tip – AncestryHour Interview with Yvette Hoitink on Dutch Genealogy by Yvette Hoitink

Churchill Daughter’s WWII Colleagues Sought by Cambridge Archive by Lorine McGinnis Schulze on The Olive Tree Genealogy Blog

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