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SLC Trip Day #1

There is nothing like going into a research trip while still recovering from a performance weekend! But I am happily on vacation, crossing off a bucket list item by taking a week to do research at the Family History Library in Salt Lake Cityona trip hosted by the… 147 more words


Surname Sunday: Exciting Find...well, HOPEFULLY!

I’ve been working on my husband’s line today. I believe we’ve had a small break in the brick wall – that we’ve had for more than the 40 years we’ve been searching for it! 350 more words

Jon's Line

Genealogy Heaven

It’s hard to believe I’m already half way through my week of genealogy heaven in Salt Lake City. It’s already been so much fun meeting with Aussie geneabloggers, face-to-face meetings with overseas bloggers, social events and great learning experiences. 433 more words


On the Trail of Territorial Records

The early U.S. Territorial Period was 1821-1845, but the eventual Territorial Period lasted until 1912, when Arizona and New Mexico were admitted as states.

Where can you find territorial records? 286 more words

Research Tips

Salt Lake City Here I Come

I said I would travel to Salt Lake City, Utah one day but this day has sooner than I thought. If you didn’t know  Salt Lake City is  the mecca of genealogy research and I am going there to attend the Association of Professional Genealogists: Professional Management Conference. 53 more words