Friday’s Family History Finds

The best Family History Finds this week:

Family Stories

Birth Record Gives Important Details on Family’s WWII Escape from the Soviet Union by Vera Miller on Find Lost Russian & Ukrainian Family

A Time of Grace by Judy G. Russell on The Legal Genealogist

A 4-H Genealogy Event Unveils the Truth by Lori on Genealogy at Heart

Every Picture Tells a Story by Paul Chiddicks on Old Palace School Bombing

How My Immigrant Grandparents Helped Other Immigrants in NYC by Marian B. Wood on Climbing My Family Tree

Member of The Greatest Generation:
Ralph Dodds, Signalman, Royal Canadian Navy by Sandra McHugh on Genealogy Ensemble

Research Resources

Always New Records on by James Tanner on Genealogy’s Star

Summer Updates by Carol on Piedmont Trails

Dutch Genealogy News for July 2023 by Yvette Hoitink on Dutch Genealogy

Tech News

Use These New Google Privacy Tools to Protect Your Data by Jake Peterson on Lifehacker

Creating a Template for GRO Birth and Death Digital Download Images on English Ancestors

Genetic Genealogy



Organizing Genealogy Research: Organizing System Options by Jennifer on the Occasional Genealogist

Genealogy Skills Make You a Keen Detective by DiAnn Iamarino Ohama on Fortify Your Family Tree

When There Are No Other Possibilities by Jacqi Stevens on A Family Tapestry

How Reports Can Help Our Research by Teresa on Writing My Past

Education Is for Everyone

Evidence of an Alias? by Michael John Neill on Genealogy Tip of the Day

Power Beyond the Grave by Judy G. Russell on The Legal Genealogist

Some index formats are very difficult to use. Read the instructions at the beginning of a book to determine the system that the clerk used:
Index Organization? by Michael John Neill on Genealogy Tip of the Day

Striving for “Organized Enough” by Janine Adams on Organize Your Family History

Three Things You Can Do with Mystery Family Photos? by Ellen Thompson-Jennings on Hound on the Hunt

Keeping Up with the Times

Saying Their Names by Judy G. Russell on The Legal Genealogist

New Pocket Guide to Irish Genealogy Explains Griffith’s Valuation on blog

This Old Fishing Town Built a Massive Family Tree Dating Back 800+ Years on MyHeritage by Daniella on MyHeritage Blog

2 thoughts on “Friday’s Family History Finds”

  1. Many thanks for including my post about immigrants helping immigrants in your finds this week! Have a good weekend.

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