Friday’s Family History Finds

The best Family History Finds this week:

Family Stories

Our Ancestor Was – A Steeplejack by Deb Ruth on Deb’s Adventures in Genealogy

The Anti-Vaccinator Kids on Past to Present Genealogy

Delayed Messages by Jeff Record on Vita Brevis

That Creepy House in Your Neighborhood on Genealogy at Heart

Research Resources

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

Finding Your Ancestors Using Tax Records by James Tanner on Genealogy’s Star

Migratory Clues in Yearbooks by Michael John Neill on Rootdig

In Search of the Real ‘Blitz Spirit’ by Dr. Sophie Kay on The Parchment Rustler

Source – Secret Register of Released Prisoners by Yvette Hoitink on Dutch Genealogy

Exploring the DPLA (Digital Public Library of America) by Bob Taylor on The Family History Guide Blog

Quick Tip – Archives Atlas Damage by Yvette Hoitink on Dutch Genealogy

Tech News

Want to Make Your 32 GB iPad a Notebook? Grab These 5 Accessories! by Nimish Dubey on TechPP

Genetic Genealogy

23andMe Changes – Download Matches Now or Lose Many by Roberta Estes on DNAeXplained – Genetic Genealogy

Genetic Genealogy News Round Up by Kitty on Kitty Cooper’s Blog

DNA Technique: Deductive Chromosome Mapping by Anne Young on Anne’s Family History


Genealogists! Free Yourself from the Paper Prison by James Tanner on Genealogy’s Star

Revisit Your Genealogy Journal Often by DiAnn Iamarino on Fortify Your Family Tree

Education Is for Everyone

A Safety Net for Reckless Family Tree Building by DiAnn Iamarino on Fortify Your Family Tree

The Rebellions of 1837-1838 in Lower Canada by Jacques Gagné on Genealogy Ensemble

Small Lessons from a Cemetery Visit by Janine Adams on Organize Your Family History

Excellent advice regardless of your destination:
Preparing for a Research Trip (Even If It Is Next Year) by Donna Moughty on Irish Genealogy

Understanding Genealogical Sources on The Chiddicks Family Tree

World of Webinars by Wayne Shepheard on Discover Genealogy

Keeping Up with the Times

Calgary Woman Wants to Reunite 140-Year-Old Family Bible with Family Originally from Ottawa and the United States by Gail Dever on Genealogy a la Carte

Genealogist in Lockdown – Days in the Life by Samantha on Lyfelynes Family History

Heads Up on NYC Record Access! AND Um. . . a Retreat by NYC?, both by Judy G. Russell on The Legal Genealogist

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