Category Archives: Friday’s Family History Finds

Friday’s Family History Finds

The best Family History Finds this week:

Family Stories

My Swedish Dilemma #1 by Lori on Genealogy at Heart

The Silver Spoon by Janice Hamilton on Genealogy Ensemble

The Company Player by Eilene Lyon on Myricopia

Research Resources

State Archives by Michael John Neill on Genealogy Tip of the Day

Minnesota Historical Society Digital Newspaper Hub Adds More Old Newspapers by Paul on Paul Stuart-Warren

College Newspapers? by Michael John Neill on Genealogy Tip of the Day

Interactive Map Aids German Genealogists by James Beidler on Roots & Branches

Tech News

Notion Guide for Beginners: How to Get Started by Yash Wate on TechPP

Avoiding Extremism: The Use and Disclosure of AI in Genealogy by Steve Little on AI Insights

Guest Post: Where Did My AncestryDNA “Common Ancestors” Matches Go? by Marshall Clow on Genea-Musings

Cite Your Sources: Getting Help on Line by John Reid on Anglo-Celtic Connection

Adobe Still Swears You’re Overreacting to Its New Terms of Service by Jake Peterson on Lifehacker

ChatGPT4 Omni vs. Clause 3 Sonnet: A Comprehensive Rundown of the Latest AI-Language Models by Coach Carole on Essential Genealogist

Animoto by Marcia Crawford Philbrick on Heartland Genealogy

Genetic Genealogy

Close DNA Match: How to Figure Out Your Relationship by Mercedes on Who Are You Made Of?

Methodology

Without the Parish: Researching in England Without Births, Marriages, and Burials, Part 1 by Jessica Morgan on Family Locket

The Confusion of Similar Names by Wayne Shepheard on Discover Genealogy

Nussbaum album: Is this John Nussbaum? Is That Bernard Seligman? by Amy Cohen on Brotmanblog: A Family Journey

Education Is for Everyone

Tombstone Tuesday – Some Cemetery Terms by Karen Miller Bennett on Karen’s Chatt

Searching When You Know “Everything” by Michael John Neill on Genealogy Tip of the Day

5 Reasons to Search Beyond Your Direct Ancestors by DiAnn Iamarino on Fortify Your Family Tree

Keeping Up with the Times

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Friday’s Family History Finds

The best Family History Finds this week:

Family Stories

Update to Heartfelt Losses by Marian Bulford on Genealogy Ensemble

The Nusbaum Album: An Introduction by Amy Cohen on Brotmanblog: A Family Journey

Research Resources

Free Access to FindMyPast’s Records and Newspapers Until June 10 by Gail Dever on Genealogy a la Carte

Tech News

Unlocking the Potential of Chat GPT-4 Omni in Genealogy by Coach Carole on Essential Genealogist

Save Your Google Maps Timeline Data Before Google Deletes It by Jake Peterson on Lifehacker

Genetic Genealogy

Confirming a Father for Clemsy (Cline) Weatherford Using DNA Shared Matches and Cluster Research by Diana Elder on Family Locket

Exciting News: I’ve Started a YouTube Channel! by Dana on Dana Leeds

Embracing 3rd and 4th Cousin DNA Matches by Janice Heppenstall on English Ancestors

Methodology

8 Topics to Make You a Better Genealogist by DiAnn Iamarino Ohama on Fortify Your Family Tree

Don’t Rely on Family Tree Software for Timelines – DIY! by Diana Bryan Quinn on Moments in Time, A Genealogy Blog

To Prove or Disprove by Doris Kenney on A Tree With No Name

Ideas for Dealing with an Impasse in Research by Nancy on My Ancestors and Me

Education is for Everyone

Back Up and Keep Backups Current by Marian B. Wood on Climbing My Family Tree

A Codicil by Michael John Neill on Genealogy Tip of the Day

Colonial Records Summer Extravaganza by Carol on Piedmont Trails

Emailing That Clerk? by Michael John Neill on Genealogy Tip of the Day

Keeping Up with the Times

80th Anniversary of D-Day by Karen on Karen Miller Bennett

An Exciting Announcement by Doris Kenny on A Tree With No Name

Who Can Opt Out of Meta’s AI Data Training (and Who Can’t) by Joshua Hawkins on Lifehacker

How About a June 30 x 30 Challenge? by Janine Adams on Organize Your Family History

Friday’s Family History Finds

The best Family History Finds this week:

Family Stories

Mary’s Tragedy by Sandra McHugh on Genealogy Ensemble

Research Resources

5 Tips for Research When the Courthouse Burned by Diana Elder on Family Locket

Tech News

3 Ways to Hide AI Overviews in Google Search by Yash Wate on TechPP

Why give it another opportunity to track?
How to Disable the “Sign-In with Google” Prompt on Websites by Yash Wate onTechPP

Genealogy – Did You Know. . . FindMyPast’s Newspaper Clipping Collections by Teresa on Writing My Past

Exploring Open GeneaGPT by John Reid on Anglo-Celtic Connections

Exploring Genealogy Eyes GPT by John Reid on Anglo-Celtic Connections

Genetic Genealogy

Da Blue Dots Folks by Jeff Record on The Last Aha

Methodology

Verifying a Family Story in Pullman, Cook, Illinois by Lori on Genealogy at Heart

A Deep Dive into Your Family’s Last Names by DiAnn Iamarino Ohama on Fortify Your Family Tree

Update: All Farmhouses Look Alike /and New Tabitha Wray Information by Annette on AK’s Genealogy Research

Education Is for Everyone

Leaving the Past to the Future: Preserving Memorabilia by Wayne Shepheard on Discover Genealogy

Quick Tip – Identity Is More Than a Name by Yvette Hoitink on Dutch Genealogy

Downsizing and Digitizing My Genealogy by Diana Bryan Quinn on Moments in Time, A Genealogy Blog

A Genealogy Bucket List by Michael John Neill on Genealogy Tip of the Day

Keeping Up with the Times

Internet Archive and the Wayback Machine Under DDoS Cyber-Attack by Chris Freeland on Internet Archive Blog

GRO England and Wales Increased Prices of Birth, Marriage and Death Records by Gail Dever on Genealogy a la Carte