Friday’s Family History Finds

The best Family History Finds this week:

Family Stories

Dr. Louis Cleage Proves Billy Eckstine’s Voice Influences Blood Pressure by Kristin on Finding Eliza

Tragedy in the Fernando Family – The Death of Joseph Benjamin Fernando by Teresa on Writing My Past

Family Ghosts: Bringing Back the Dead (Part II) by Thomas Grebenchick on Vita Brevis

Gerson Blumenfeld II, Part II: Two Sons Killed in World War I Fighting for Germany by Amy Cohen on Brotmanblog: A Family Journey

Amanuensis Monday: 1804 Origin of the Kruvand Surname by John on Transylvanian Dutch

Clabe Wilson Save a Clipping Called “Why Gossip Is Harmful” on Joy Neal Kdney

Research Resources

Searching for Historical, Cultural, and Genealogical Organizations in Minnesota by Paula Stuart-Warren on Genealogy by Paula

Semi-Win for Fred Gerner’s Death Announcement + Obit Magnet by Nancy on My Ancestors and Me

Collaborative Project Identifies Nearly 1,000 Slave Transactions in Macon, Georgia from 1823-1865 by Dick Eastman on Eastman’s Online Genealogy Newsletter

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

Tech News

Your Family Statistics at MyHeritage by Louis Kessler on Behold Genealogy

Enhancements to the DNA Coverage Tool by Jonny Perl on DNA Painter Blog

Amazon Drive is Ending December 31, 2023 by Dick Eastman on Eastman’s Online Genealogy Newsletter

PicWish: A Simple and Free Image Background Removal Tool by Sponsored on TechPP

Genetic Genealogy

Creating Gephi Graphs, Part 3: Adjusting the Network Graph by Nicole Dyer on Family Locket


Make November Genealogy Loose Ends Month by DiAnn Iamarino on Fortify Your Family Tree

Quick Tip – Expand the Scope by Yvette Hoitink on Dutch Genealogy

The Death of Lt. Joseph B. Davis – When Did It Occur? by Charlie Purvis on Carolina Family Roots

Education Is for Everyone

County Boundaries by Marcia Crawford Philbrick on Heartland Genealogy

Using Timelines in Genealogy by Jennifer Jones on Tracking Down the Family

Organized: How I Hope to Leave My Genealogy to My Heirs by Lisa S. Gorrell on My Trails into the Past

County Histories: More Details on Samuel Cook Dimick by Cari Taplin on Genealogy Pants

Are You Related to Royalty? by James Tanner on Genealogy’s Star

Keeping Up with the Times

Just for Fun! He even has his own stamps in Albania!
The Ancestry of Donald Duck by Zachary Garceau on Vita Brevis

New Connects Genealogy Enthusiasts, Educators, and Historians to the World’s Libraries by Dick Eastman on Eastman’s Online Genealogy Newsletter

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