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Chrome Browser Glitch in New Indexing Program

So I’m one of the lucky ones to have access to the New Indexing Program. I usually use the Chrome Browser but while I was using the new program I came across a major problem. 73 more words


the day of the descendant

I’ve studied and analyzed
so many
who have come before me
reconstructing their lives through
research and poetry

As I lay here daydreaming
(perhaps dying) 49 more words


Little Lies and Manipulations...

In 19th Century Canada, there were rules for reporting events such as births, marriages, and deaths.  The father of a child was required to register that child’s birth within 30 days.  226 more words


Roots Tech 2016 Take Away

My Travel? Good, despite a rough start of sitting through prolonged de-icing and a missed connection (and lunch with an old friend) to Los Angeles. Re-routed through San Francisco, I eventually arrived 16 hours after I started. 451 more words


RootsTech 2016

The RootsTech conference in Salt Lake City was a great experience for the Utah State Archives. We were able to meet many old friends and meet some new ones we hope to see again soon.


Getting Started


I can’t remember why I began researching my family tree, but it was probably because of the Ancestry commercials. I went online and registered. I wanted to get a feel for it, so I decided that I’d do a free trial. 1,212 more words