Sunday afternoon genealogy fun – Your Visited States/Provinces Map

Sunday afternoon

Each week on Randy Seaver’s Genea-musings blog he has a post for Saturday night Genealogy fun.  Because of the time difference, I have called my series Sunday Afternoon Genealogy Fun. For this week’s mission (should you decide to accept it), I challenge you to: 1)  What states in the USA and what provinces in Canada have you visited […]

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Findmypast Fridays 22 May 2015


The following are the new and updated collections included in this week’s Findmypast Fridays: City of London, Haberdashers, Apprentices and Freemen 1526-1933 City of London, Ironmongers, Apprentices and Freemen 1511-1923 Surrey, Southwark, St George the Martyr Mortuary Register 1880-1891 British Royal Navy, Foreign Awards to Officers Index 1914-1922 Victoria Inward Passenger lists 1839-1923

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FamilySearch updates 21 May 2015


The following are the new and updated collections from FamilySearch this week Czech Republic Church Books, 1552-1963 20 May 2015 Rhode Island, Davisville, Melville, Newport, and Quonset Point, Airplane Passenger and Crew Lists, 1955-1957 20 May 2015 Oregon, Portland, Index and Register of Vessels, 1949-1955 20 May 2015 Maine, Bath, Seamen’s Proofs of Citizenship, 1833-1868 20 May […]

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Wednesday’s Resources – Utah, Obituaries from Utah Newspapers, 1850-2005

Wednesday resources

I recently came across a blog post (I can’t remember where) in which the author talked about how she was starting to use the England and Wales BMD indexes, and now needed to know what to do with this information. In my Resources section, I have listed a number of resources that I have used for […]

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