Friday’s Family History Finds

The best Family History Finds this week:

Family Stories

An Update on Elliott Roosevelt by Christopher C. Child on Vita Brevis

Did the 1950 US Census Enhance My Family Tree? by Marian B. Wood on climbing My Family Tree

Picturing Maggie by Jeff Record on Vita Brevis

Drool-worthy Food from Family History by Marian B. Wood on Climbing My Family Tree

The Sailor and the Princess by Anne Young on Anne’s Family History

Walking in the Footsteps of Quebec City Ancestors by Tracey Arial on Genealogy Ensemble

Unfortunate Spring Weather, May 12, 1912 on Joy Neal Kidney

Research Resources

Free Online Archives and Digital Collections for Historians and Genealogists by Kenneth R. Marks on The Ancestor Hunt

Dutch Genealogy News for April 2022 by Yvette Hoitink on Dutch Genealogy

Not free, but essential for Quebec researchers:
Drouin Collection Rescanning on Genealogy Quebec by Francois Desjardins on Genealogie et Histoire du Quebec

Introducing Historic Publications on Women, Labor, and Related Laws by Debbie Mieszala on The Advancing Genealogist

Maps: Visualizing Ancestral Migrations by Cari Taplin on Genealogy Pants

Shane Wilson Launches 1830 Valuation of Dublin City Beta Site by Chris Paton on Scottish GENES

McCord Museum Makes 130,000 Hi-Res Images Royalty-Free and Downloadable , Thanks to Generous Donations by Gail Dever on Genealogy a la Carte

Tech News

Introducing the Library of Matches by Jonny Perl on DNA Painter Blog

Genetic Genealogy

Dorcas Johnson’s Mitochondrial DNA Secret Revealed – 52 Ancestors #357 by Roberta Estes on DNAeXplained – Genetic Genealogy


Ten Years to Identify My Mystery Photo – Sepia Saturday by Scot Sue on Family History Fun

Extrapolating from a Collateral Part 2 by Teresa on Writing My Past

Go Over by Marcia Crawford Philbrick on Heartland Genealogy

Education Is for Everyone

I Don’t Understand Why. . . by Louis Kessler on Behold Genealogy

History of Surnames in England by Sam Linnell on Family Wise, Ltd.

Tombstone Tuesday – Lamp Symbol by Karen Miller Bennett on Karen’s Chatt

About That Mama’s Age by Judy G. Russell on The Legal Genealogist

Simple Tips for Understanding Italian Marriage Records by DiAnn Iamarino on Fortify Your Family Tree

A Matter of Local Law by Judy G. Russell on The Legal Genealogist

Keeping Up with the Times

US Identifies Native American Boarding Schools, Burial Sites by Dick Eastman on Eastman’s Online Genealogy Newsletter

Fun with the Fifties by Jacqi Stevens on A Family Tapestry

NY Appellate Court: Law Enforcement Agencies Can’t Use DNA Database for Familial Searches by Dick Eastman on Eastman’s Online Genealogy Newsletter

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