Friday’s Family History Finds

The best Family History Finds this week:

Family Stories

Courtship by Judith Batchelor on Genealogy Jude

The Thomas of Cork – Found at Last! by Cindi on My Moynahan Genealogy Blog

Jewel Moore Gresham’s Junior High Years in Oklahoma, 1926-1929 by Amanda on ABT UNK

Peart’s Elixirs by Jeff Record on Vita Brevis

Be Careful What You Wish For. . . by Wayne Shepheard on Discover Genealogy

From Crime to Respectability? by MelodyMB on Tickle and Tickell Surname Study and DNA Project

Did My Family Not Hug Because of the Spanish Flu? (Part Two) by Ellen on Hound on the Hunt

Research Resources

In Some Arkansas Counties, Death Records leave with the Outgoing Coroners by Leland Meitzler on Genealogy Blog

A History of Quebec, Quebec Past and Present 1608-1876, Part Two by Jacques Gagné on Genealogy Ensemble

This also works with Internet Archive, HathiTrust, Google Books, etc:
Building Your Library with FamilySearch by Candice McDonald on Finding Your Canadian Story

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

Tech News

RootsMagic Version 8 Released – First Look! by Randy Seaver on Genea-Musings

A New Feature in the Inferred Segments Generator by Jonny Perl on DNA Painter Blog

Distinct Segment Generator by Jonny Perl on DNA Painter blog

A Citation Generator by Tony Proctor on Parallax View

Genetic Genealogy

DNA Beginnings: Matching at Ancestry and What It Means by Roberta Estes on DNAeXplained – Genetic Genealogy

Finding Birth Parents of a Foundling Ancestor by Greg on Your DNA Guide Blog


It’s Time to Organize All Your Family Photos by DiAnn Iamarino on Fortify Your Family Tree

Education Is for Everyone

PRONI Webinars – Using Online Resources, Boer War, and Irish Farming Ancestors by Gail Dever on Genealogy a la Carte

Should You Use Trello to Organise Your Family History? by Prudence on The Creative Family Historian

The Accuracy of Catalog Entries in the Catalog by James Tanner on Genealogy’s Star

Changes in the Record Search for Historical Records on by James Tanner on Genealogy’s Star

Why Aren’t More Genealogy Records Online? on Amy Johnson Crow

Learn & Grow with These 14 Genealogy Podcasts by Julie Cahill Tarr on Julie’s Genealogy & History Hub

John Grenham Tells the Story About What Led to the Destruction of Irish Records in 1922 by Gail Dever on Genealogy a la Carte

His and Hers by Judy G. Russell on The Legal Genealogist

Keeping Up with the Times

TikTok User Finds Antiques & Locates Families with Connections to the Items by Leland Meitzler on Genealogy Blog

Tell Me a Story That Restores Your Faith in Human Kindness by Paul Chiddicks on The Chiddicks Family Tree

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