Friday’s Family History Finds

The best Family History Finds this week:

Family Stories

Catching Mumps Could Be Deadly on Joy Neal Kidney

Old Rehoboth, Massachusetts & the Ring of Green: Mapping the Past on Greenwood Avenue, East Providence, Rhode Island by Kelly on Wheaton Wood

Catholic Mayflower Descendants by Christopher C. Child on Vita Brevis

Occupation As a Theme in Family History by Marian B. Wood on Climbing My Family Tree

Edward Baker’s Iron Molding Career by Nancy Casey on Leaves on the Tree

An American Privateer in the Family by Brenda Leyndyke on Journey to the Past

Chapter 10 – “UNCLE KEITH” by Jeff Record on The Nick Names

Research Resources

4 Must-Have Resources for Your Italian Family Tree by DiAnn Iamarino Ohama on Fortify Your Family Tree

Provincial Archives of New Brunswick Launches Online Database of Scenic Photos by Gail Dever on Genealogy a la Carte

US Censuses Free at FamilySearch by Michael John Neill on Genealogy Tip of the Day

Tech News

Is Perfect GEDCOM Reading and Writing Necessary? by Louis Kessler on Behold Genealogy

Automated Source Citation Builders by Nicole Dyer on Family Locket

Genetic Genealogy

Univeristy of Strathclyde Reveals Two Major Campbell Lines Are Unrelated by Chris Paton on Scottish GENES


Working Through the Evidence by Teresa on Writing My Past

Write It Down ASAP by Michael John Neill on Genealogy Tip of the Day

True for burials elsewhere, too:
Quick Tip – Burials Under Name of Husband or Father by Yvette Hoitink on Dutch Genealogy

Sourcing Events by Marcia Crawford Philbrick on Heartland Genealogy

Education Is for Everyone

Research “Plogs” – the Planning Part – Part 4 by Cari Taplin on Genealogy Pants

The Genealogical Unproof Standard for Brick Walls by Yvette Hoitink on Dutch Genealogy

Back to the Basics with Immigration Records: Part 3 -1820-1906 by Diana Elder on Family Locket

Quit Surfing and Do Something by Michael John Neill on Genealogy Tip of the Day

When Your Kids Won’t Take Their Stuff: Make a Book by Brenda Leyndyke on Journey to the Past

Keeping Up with the Times

We All Carry Inside Us the People Who Came Before Us by Paul Chiddicks on The Chiddicks Family Tree

Challenges of the Family Tree, Now and in the Future by James Tanner on Genealogy’s Star

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