Friday’s Family History Finds

The best Family History Finds this week:

Family Stories

“First Instructed in It, by a Guramantee-Servant” The Freeing of Onesimus Mather AND Onesimus Mather in Freedom, all by J.L. Bell on Boston 1775

Letters Home, Using V-Mail by Lisa Gorrell on My Trails into the Past

Retrieving Art Stolen by the Nazis and Helping Victims of Discrimination: Helene Goldschmidt  Fuld’s Grandsons by Amy Cohen on Brotmanblog: A Family Journey

Phillips House by Marcia Young on Vita Brevis

Sins of the Fathers by Michael Grow on Vita Brevis

Research Resources

Using the IrishAncestors Website by Donna Moughty on Irish Genealogy

Protestants of Borbonnais, Bourgogne, and Area by Jacques Gagné on Genealogy Ensemble

Quick Tip – Website War Lives by Yvette Hoitink on Dutch Genealogy

Tech News

VPNs Aren’t Perfect: Here’s What You Need to Know by Yash Wate on TechPP

Genetic Genealogy

Combine DNA Tools to Calculate Unknown Relationships by DiAnn Iamarino on Fortify Your Family Tree

Who Were the Parents of John Richman(1788-1867) of Hilperton Wiltshire? – Part 5 by Randy Seaver on Genea-Musings


What Does Your Brick Wall Look Like? By DiAnn Iamarino on Fortify Your Family Tree

Challenge or Invitation? Search for C.W. Black by Susan Ellerbee on Posting Family Roots

What an Experienced Researcher Would Expect to be Relevant by Michael John Neill on Rootdig

Writing a Proof – Another Take by Michael John Neill on Rootdig

All It Takes Is a Clue. . .Coward or Cowaret? by Ken McKinlay on Family Tree Knots

Education Is for Everyone

Facebook for Genealogist: Saving Posts by Julie Cahill Tarr on Julie’s Genealogy & History Hub

Using Canva to Add Source Citations to Document Images by Alice Childs on Family Locket

How to Analyze Genealogical Sources: Part Four by James Tanner on Genealogy’s Star

A Modern Myth: My Genealogy Is Complete and Accurate by James Tanner on Genealogy’s Star

Use 100% Cotton Paper – Tuesday’s Tip by Nancy Loe on Sassy Jane Genealogy

How to Create a Digital Document Storing Protocol by Diana Elder on Family Locket

Learning from Home. . .Videos, Webinars, Blogs, Podcasts, and More! by Teresa on Writing My Past

Plagues Are Personal by Nord Brue on Vita Brevis

5+ Ways to Share Your Tree with Family by DiAnn Iamarino on fortify Your Family Tree

Keeping Up with the Times

Preservation Week on by Family History Hound on Hound on the Hunt

Activities for the Genealogist While Self Isolating by Alona Tester on LonetesterHQ

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