Friday’s Family History Finds

The best Family History Finds this week:

Family Stories

Penpals! on Joy Neal Kidney

Research Resources

Using Military Newspapers in Your Research by Brenda Leyndyke on Journey to the Past

No Ordinary Court by Judy G. Russell on The Legal Genealogist

Tax Lists by Marcia Crawford Philbrick on Heartland Genealogy

About Those Annual Reports by Judy G. Russell on The Legal Genealogist

Finding Information on Michiganology That Was on Seeking Michigan by Brenda Leyndyke on Journey to the Past

Tech News

Chromosome Mapping and Endogamy by Lara Diamond on DNA Painter Blog

Introducing (again) FamilySearch GEDCOM 7.0 by James Tanner on Genealogy’s Star

Edit.Photo Is a Fast, Free Web App for Editing Your Photographs by Dick Eastman on Eastman’s Online Genealogy Newsletter

Can You Create Family History Books in Microsoft Publisher? by Prudence on The Creative Family HIstorian

Genetic Genealogy

DNA Shows Mary Polly Philips Are My Relatives, But Are They My Ancestors? by Roberta Estes on DNAeXplained – Genetic Genealogy

DNA: What Is a Three-Quarter Sibling? by Kathleen Brandt on a3Genealogy

Save Time in Your DNA Research with AutoTree by Robin Wirthlin on Family Locket

TellMeGen Review by History Chick on Genealogical Musings


Problems of Age by Alicia Crane Williams on Vita Brevis

My Ancestry Pools by Michael John Neill on Rootdig

How to Find the True Cousins in Your Family Tree by DiAnn Iamarino on Fortify Your Family Tree

Fleshing Out Ancestors Based on Military Records by Marian B. Wood on Climbing My Family Tree

Education Is for Everyone

Scanned Your Photos? Think Again! by Lori on Genealogy at Heart

Friday Book Review: “Downsizing with Family History in Mind” by Melissa Barker on A Genealogist in the Archives

Salt Lake Institute of Genealogy Announces Upcoming Courses for 2022 and 2023 by Randy Seaver on Genea-Musings

PERSI Search Tips Part 2 by Cari Taplin on Genealogy Pants

Past Presence Roundup: What’s New? by Linda Yip on Past Presence

Tombstone Tuesday – Half-Carved Grave Marker by Karen Miller Bennett on Karen’s Chatt

If You Don’t Share It—You Lose It!– Part One by James Tanner on Genealogy’s Star

Keeping Up with the Times

Advancing Accessibility by Debbie Mieszala on the Advancing Genealogist

FamilySearch Seeks Volunteers for 1950 US Census Community Project by Chris Paton on Scottish GENES

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