Friday’s Family History Finds

The best Family History Finds this week:

Family Stories

Maps – Placing Amos Gorrell’s Farm on a Map by Lisa Gorrell on My Trails into the Past

Research Resources

The US Black Heritage Project at WikiTree by Connie Davis on Family Locket

A Cultural Heritage Database by Amy Whorf McGuiggan on Vita Brevis

Holocaust Survivors’ Lists Digitized for the First Time by Dick Eastman on Eastman’s Online Genealogy Newsletter

WorldCat by Marcia Crawford Philbrick on Heartland Genealogy

Genealogical Field Notes (3) – Unusual Research Opportunities by Julie Goucher on Anglers Rest

PERSI: Tips for Getting Copies of Articles by Cari Taplin on Genealogy Pants

Archived Records Tell the Story of Our Ancestors’ Daily Lives by Melissa Barker on A Genealogist in the Archives

Tech News

Library and Archives Canada New My Account Expected to Help Online Researchers by Gail Dever on Genealogy a la Carte

Genetic Genealogy

Why They’re Only Clues by Judy G. Russell on The Legal Genealogist

The Duddleston Family – Another Brick Wall Is Demolished! by Samantha John on Lyfelynes Family History


5 Tips to Make the Most of Genealogy Research Rabbit Holes by Natalie Pithers on Genealogy Stories

Quick Tip – Which Baptisms Did Your Ancestor Witness? by Yvette Hoitink on Dutch Genealogy

Researching at The National Library of Ireland by Donna Moughty on Irish Family Roots

Laying the Foundation for a Solid Family Tree by DiAnn Iamarino on Fortify Your Family Tree

Education Is for Everyone

Get a GRIP for 2022 by Judy G. Russell on The Legal Genealogist

Presentism, Us and Our Ancestors by Nancy on My Ancestors and Me

The Source of the Source by Judy G. Russell on The Legal Genealogist

Are Family Historians Just Nosy? by Marian B. Wood on Climbing My Family Tree

Part 1: Pennsylvania Germans: The History Behind Their Focus on Land and Community by Heidi Mathis on Family Locket

Tips for Preserving Family Papers by Rebecca Carpenter on Vita Brevis

California Research Series Lectures Are Online! on California Genealogical Society Blog

Get a GRIP for 2022 by Judy G. Russell on The Legal Genealogist

Keeping Up with the Times

Have you ever looked for Presidents in the census?
US Presidents in the Census by Nancy Loe on Sassy Jane Genealogy

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