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Family Search Updates for Italian Research

Beginning 1809, areas of Italy controlled by Napoleon, including Sicily, required civil registrars to keep vital records. Usually these records included more information than the church records that were kept during the same time. 151 more words


Ellen S's story

Ellen S performed the amazing feat of only aging eight years for every ten that passed, if you believe her census records. She shaves four years off her age in 1881, and then adds eight by 1891 and another eight in 1901. 272 more words

Family History

A Family Narrative

Though this sample covers a single individual—my maternal grandfather, Philip E. Helferich—a family narrative traditionally covers an entire familial line from as far back as the client requests and for which documentation can be found.  590 more words

Family Tree

Navigating a Person Page on FamilySearch

I have been using FamilySearch for about a year and I find it pretty easy to navigate. Plus, it has the added benefit of being free. 468 more words

My Life

Chisholm Family Tree Photos Kathy and Doug, Linda, Harold

the idea girl says

adding more family photos to our family tree

this is doug, and kathy who is Harold’s sister.


Family Tree, Dandelion and Country Music Title

I love this family tree made by the daughter of a lovely and rather special friend. She was one of my students in the Training School and was an excellent student. 193 more words


Family History

Recently I have really gotten into researching my family tree. I have used both Ancestry and also Scotland’s People (Ancestry doesn’t have all of the records available from Scotland, as far as I’m aware, I have found documents on Scotland’s People which I can’t find on Ancestry) and I’m really enjoying finding out more information about my ancestors. 424 more words