Friday’s Family History Finds

The best Family History Finds this week:

Family Stories

Thank You, Officer Heney by April on Digging Up the Dirt on My Dead People

William Hanington Comes to Canada in 1785 by Lucy H. Anglin on Genealogy Ensemble

A Closer Look at Georgia’s Revolutionary War Soldiers by Carol on Piedmont Trails

Those Who Returned: One Family’s Journey  to the U.S. and Back by Patrick Lacroix on Query the Past

Two Tragic Years by Teresa on Writing the Past

Research Resources

Key Family History Repositories in Edinburgh by Chris Paton on Scottish GENES

FamilySearch has a number of early Southern digitized tax lists available to browse. Search by county:
Tax List Treasures in Fayette, Georgia by NCasey on Leaves on the Tree

Uncovering Stories of People in Poverty by Melanie McComb on Vita Brevis

Gateway Ancestors Leading to Royal and Noble Lines by Roberta Estes on DNAeXplained – Genetic Genealogy

U.S. National Archives Says ALLLLLLL Aboard! on Paula Stuart-Warren

Tech News

How to Share Documents and Citations Within Your Family Tree by DiAnn Iamarino Ohama on fortify Your Family Tree

My Wish Has Come True for an Every Name Index to Deeds at FamilySearch! by Annette on AK’s Genealogy Research

Genetic Genealogy

Belfast City Cemetery DNA Project by Chris Paton on Scottish GENES

How My Segment Map Has Helped with an Irish  Match by Annette on AK’s Genealogy Research


Quick Tip – Drowned Places by Yvette Hoitink on Dutch Genealogy

Quick Tip #42: Check Multiple Websites Before Giving Up by Janine Adams on Organize Your Family History

Were Ancestors Native American? by Kathleen Brandt on a3Genealogy

Education Is for Everyone

The Great Migration of African Americans 1915-1970 by James Tanner on Genealogy’s Star

Deeds Before and After by Michael John Neill on Genealogy Tip of the Day

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

Keeping Up with the Times

Never Done by Jacqi Stevens on A Family Tapestry

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