- Some great posts from Amy Johnson Crow this week: “4 Things To Do When Using a Genealogy Database” and “A Faster, Easier Way to Find Collections on FamilySearch“
- A giveaway from Geneabloggers! This one is to win an ultimate family tree chart templates CD from Shop Family Tree!
- “Land Mapping at the Bureau of Land Management” by Michele Simmons Lewis on the blog Ancestoring – this one focuses on how to show a piece of land in a present day map – great information!
- “Does Ancestry Really Work? Is Ancestry a Scam and a Rip Off?” by Thomas MacEntee of Geneabloggers
- “Using Archives: A Guide to Effective Research” – from the Society of American Archivists – great information!
- “Fashion Moment – Bolero and Zouave Jackets” by Genealogy Lady
- Just for fun – “12 Quirky Houses Built Purely Out of Spite” from Country Living
- “How One Person Can Make a Difference – Litigation Against the NYC Municipal Archives Using Freedom of Information Law” – on Dick Eastman’s blog – long read but worth it!
- “Arizona State Library and FamilySearch Agree to Partner to Make Genealogy Information Accessible” – on Dick Eastman’s blog – updated news on what has been happening in Arizona!
- Episode Two of Discovering Your Past “Recording a Family Interview and Creating a Research Plan“
- “Getting Started with Probate Records” from Ancestry.com
- FindMyPast Friday’s new records:
- National School Admission Registers 1870-1914
- Ireland National School Registers
- Surrey, Southwark, St. Saviour’s Grammar School Admissions 1690-1895
- Coffs Harbour District Schools Index
Please like & share: