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The Presidencies of British India: Bengal, Bombay and Madras #MondayMusings

Today the AIP #MondayMusings series takes us back to an early AIP post regarding the presidencies of British India. This has proved to be one of the most visited posts so far – perhaps because the topic appears on educational curricula around the world. 149 more words

Anglo-Indian Project

How To Research Your Family Ancestry

How To Research Your Family Ancestry

So you’ve decided that you want to research your family ancestry, but you don’t know where to begin.  Genealogy, the study of family ancestry, is both immensely rewarding and incredibly time consuming.  3,642 more words


Unknown architect Gustaf Bottiger discovered...

As always, click on pix for larger size…

So I am looking for something in the local newspapers, April 21, 1892, when this item pops up: 681 more words

Local History

Stories and Memories for Family History

A little while ago I was researching my great-great grandmother. She was born in 1838 and died in 1911. She, therefore, appeared in all of the available… 326 more words

Family History

Lena's Postcards #108 - Frances and Chester Hackleman

February 191[6]]

Address: Mr. and Mrs. J.W. Hackleman, Connersville, Ind. R.R. 2

We hope you
are well, I am
at school today
Frances and
Chester… 50 more words


Always learning...

I had a genetic cousin contact me early Sunday morning, asking how we are related. I could tell immediately she was related through my Dad’s family but that is all. 320 more words


52 Ancestors in 52 Weeks: Lucky

Week 11 (March 12 – March 18): Lucky

I have been very lucky since I came here I get 25 cts per hour but we can only work about 9 hrs the days being short.

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