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Better Late than Never!

Hi folks, I’m back.  Summer has been mostly wet and cold.  My agenda has featured many book reviews and fiction fridays presenting new titles leaving only bits and pieces of time here and there for research. 207 more words

Christine Sharbrough

Published by TheLegalGenealogist: Dear Newberry…

Bring back the interactive map, please! There are a few sites that, to a genealogist, are simply indispensable. If The Legal Genealogist absolutely had to, I could live without some of the sites that are in my genealogy toolbar, or my key bookmarks list. 17 more words


Published by Dick Eastman: U.S. National Archives opens an Innovation Hub

David S. Ferriero, Archivist of the United States, has announced in his personal blog the opening of an Innovation Hub on the first floor of the National Archives building in Washington, D.C. 28 more words


Published by Sourceline: Scottish Surnames and Spelling

It is important to note that spelling was not consistent until dictionaries made it standard in the 1800s. Until this time, spelling was quite fluid and tended to be according to the enumerator or registrar. 25 more words


Published by Geneabloggers: Contest: Win a Copy of The Unofficial Guide to FamilySearch.org

Another Genealogy Contest at GeneaBloggers! The new book Unofficial Guide to FamilySearch.org by Dana McCullough is filled with tips, tricks and clear instructions on how to get the most out of the FamilySearch website. 30 more words