Friday’s Family History Finds

The best Family History Finds this week:

Family Stories

Robert Buchanan: Poker Party Murder by Gwen Kubberness on Criminal Genealogy

1918: A Severe Influenza Emerges in Kansas by Molly Charboneau on Molly’s Canopy

Snapshots from Siberia 1918-1919 by Diana on Moments in Time, A Genealogy Blog

Springer Fortune – Fact or Fiction? by Deb Ruth on Deb’s Adventures in Genealogy

Tragedy and Escape: The Story of Helen Schnadig Cohn and Her Children by Amy Cohen on BrotmanBlog: A Family Journey

Research Resources

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

New Soviet Era Database Releases Free Documents on More Than 1 Million Citizens by Vera Miller on Find Lost Russian & Ukrainian Family

Underused Genealogically Important Websites: ArchiveGrid by James Tanner on Genealogy’s Star

Searching for London Ancestors by Alison Spring on The Frugal Family Historian

The Magic of Local Facebook Groups – My “Well Known” Tolchinskys by Lara Diamond on Lara’s Jewnealogy

Tech News

What Type of Computer Should I Get for Photo Organizing? by Caroline Guntur on Organizing Photos

Genetic Genealogy

DNA: Using the What Are the Odds Tool Version 2 by Anne Young on Anne’s Family History

3 Steps to Solving DNA Matches by DiAnn Iamarino on Fortify Your Family Tree

Comparing Ethnicity Estimates Across Companies by Kitty on Kitty Cooper’s Blog


Why I Love Bite-Sized Family History Projects by Marian B. Wood on Climbing My Family Tree

What’s Hiding in Your Unprocessed Documents? by Janine Adams on Organize Your Family History

Matrilineal Mergers: Part Two by Christopher C. Child on Vita Brevis

Researching the Doppelganger Family by Jacqi Stevens on A Family Tapestry

Education Is for Everyone

The Inaugural Bi-Monthly Newsletter from The Ancestor Hunt by Kenneth R. Marks on The Ancestor Hunt

Writing to Family You’ve Never Met by Jacqi Stevens on A Family Tapestry

Loudon, New Hampshire Town Pound by Heather Wilkinson Rojo on Nutfield Genealogy

Each genealogy software program offers so much:
Reports, Reports, Reports . . . by Teresa on Writing My Past

eBay = Family Treasure by Deb Ruth on Deb’s Adventures in Genealogy

How Did Your Ancestors Meet? by Dawsr on The Genealogy Corner

Keeping Up with the Times

A Strange Way to Select a Genealogy Research Project by Lori on Genealogy at Heart

A Genealogy Record Actually Got Cheaper! by Marian B. Wood on Climbing My Family Tree

Genealogy, the Pandemic, and the Digital Divide by James Tanner on Genealogy’s Star

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