Friday’s Family History Finds

The best Family History Finds this week:

Family Stories

In Praise of Maiden Aunts by Andrew Searle Pang on Vita Brevis

A Workplace with a Deadly History by Jane Roberts on PasttoPresent Genealogy

Bringing the Pain by Christopher C. Child on Vita Brevis

Research Resources

Quaker Ancestors: Canadian Friends Historical Association by Candice McDonald on Finding Your Canadian Story

Dutch Genealogy News for March 2021 by Yvette Hoitink on Dutch Genealogy

25 Lodges, Clubs, or Secret Societies Your Ancestor May Have Been a Member of by Kenneth R. Marks on The Ancestor Hunt

Missouri has some excellent resources online:
Research in Missouri: The Repositories by Diana Elder on Family Locket

Slavery in British Quebec and Lower Canada by Jacques Gagné on Genealogy Ensemble

Executive Order 6101 by Judy G. Russell on The Legal Genealogist

Getting Ready for the 1950 U.S. Census by Nancy on My Ancestors and Me

Tech News

The Future of FTDNA on The DNA Geek

Genetic Genealogy

Descendants of WWII 92nd Infantry Buffalo Soldiers Sought to Identify Remains by Roberta Estes on DNAeXplained – Genetic Genealogy

Survey: Family History and DNA Testing & Its Impacts by John D. Reid on Canada’s Anglo-Celtic Connections

Quick Tip: Color Code Your Matches – Fast! on The DNA Geek


Reviewing Research and Records Opens the Door in Regina Huberty’s Brick Wall by Cathy Meder-Dempsey on Opening Doors in Brick Walls

Quick Tip – What Other Sources Are There? by Yvette Hoitink on Dutch Genealogy

Down the Rabbit Hole by Donna Moughty on Irish Family Roots

Education Is for Everyone

Introducing the Smithsonian Libraries and Archives ‘ Genealogy Research Guide by Dick Eastman on Eastman’s Online Genealogy Newsletter

Free Family History Mini-Class 2021: Lesson 1 by Alison Spring on The Frugal Family Historian

Family Tree Fun for Computer Geeks by DiAnn Iamarino on Fortify Your Family Tree

My #1 Genealogy Problem-Solving Strategy by Julie Tarr on Genealogy in Action

How to Choose Which Family Stories to Write by Laura Hedgecock on Treasure Chest of Memories

Keeping Up with the Times

We Won One! by Judy G. Russell on The Legal Genealogist

Remembering the Forgotten Ones – A New Project by Lori on Genealogy at Heart

National Library of Scotland Facilities to Re-open on April 27th by Chris Paton on Scottish GENES

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