Friday’s Family History Finds

The best Family History Finds this week:

Family Stories

Descendants of Robert Kinsman of Ipswich by Gordon Harris on Historic Ipswich

Descendants of the Perkins Family of Ipswich by Gordon Harris on Historic Ipswich

Elvis Presley’s Jewish Roots Revealed by Dick Eastman on Eastman’s Online Genealogy Newsletter

What’s Your Favourite Family Heirloom? by Paul Chiddicks on The Chiddicks Family Tree

Military New Testaments and a Great Grandmother’s Bible on Joy Neal Kidney

The Final, Really, Really Final Goodbye – 52 Ancestors #340 by Roberta Estes on DNAeXplained – Genetic Genealogy

Seth Harding, Mariner by Elizabeth Peay on Vita Brevis

The Schoolmaster by Sandra McHugh on Genealogy Ensemble

From the Vault: Swimming Lessons by Eilene Lyon on Myricopia

Thomas and Susan French of Ipswich, Their Sons and Daughters by Gordon Harris on Historic Ipswich

Research Resources

Using Historical Directories to Add Depth and Detail by Teresa on Writing My Past

Finding on the Ground: Ordering from OnLand by Ken McKinlay on Family Tree Knots

Frugal Family History Discovery: National Library of Wales by Alison Spring on The Frugal Family Historian

Immigration Before 1865 at Library and Archives Canada Part 4 by Candice McDonald on Finding Your Canadian Story

Who’s Buried Where? by Christopher C. Child on Vita Brevis

New e-Book ‘Sources for Irish Family History – 2021’ by Jim Ryan on Ancestor Network

Researching Your War of 1812 Ancestors Online by Elizabeth O’Neal on Heart of the Family

Source – Records of the Municipality by Yvette Hoitink on Dutch Genealogy

Tech News

How to Find, View & Download Books on FamilySearch by Julie Cahill Tarr on Julie’s Genealogy & History Hub

Experiment: Bite-Sized Family History Video by Marian B. Wood on Climbing My Family Tree

Genetic Genealogy

How to Find Your Haplogroup and Why Do That? by Kitty on Kitty Cooper’s Blog

One More Common Ancestor for an FTDNA Match Found! by Randy Seaver on Genea-Musings

Methodology

‘Orphaned’ in the City by Marcia Crawford Philbrick on Heartland Genealogy

Stay True to Your Genealogy Discipline by DiAnn Iamarino on Fortify Your Family Tree

‘Pruning the Tree’ by Jeff Record on Vita Brevis

Photographs Without Stories by Nancy on My Ancestors and Me

Education Is for Everyone

Credit Doesn’t Cut It by Judy G. Russell on The Legal Genealogist

Tombstone Tuesday – Oak Leaf Symbol by Karen Bennett on Karen’s Chatt

More Genealogy Videos from Allen County Public Library by Gail Dever on Genealogy a la Carte

Decoding Why Ancestors Died by Marian B. Wood on Climbing My Family Tree

Genealogy in the Online World by James Tanner on Genealogy’s Star

Waggonways in Northumberland, England by Nancy on My Ancestors and Me

UCLA Promise Armenian Institute to Host Genealogy Webinar by Dick Eastman on Eastman’s Online Genealogy newsletter

Keeping Up with the Times

Where Do You Keep Your Family Tree? by Donna Moughty on Irish Genealogy

Researching Asian Ancestry Is Becoming Easier by Dick Eastman on Eastman’s Online Genealogy newsletter

Considering the Future of FamilySearch Family History Centers by James Tanner on Genealogy’s Star

2 thoughts on “Friday’s Family History Finds”

  1. Always an honor to be mentioned here Linda – you are to be celebrated for all you bring to the genealogical community.
    I am humbled.

    Jeff Record

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