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Friday Finds – 14 Feb 2020

Each Friday, I have been sharing the new and updated collections from Ancestry, FindMyPast, and FamilySearch, as well as links to details about other new, and not so new, records and tools. The following were the New and Updated collections at ancestry.com.au this week. UPDATED Web: Ireland, Census, 1901 12/02/2020 UPDATED U.S. City Directories, 1822-1995 12/02/2020 UPDATED U.S. Virgin… Continue reading Friday Finds – 14 Feb 2020

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Thursday’s Tips – Public Record Office Victoria

So far in this series I have covered Births, Deaths and Marriages Victoria Trove Other Newspapers for Australia Family Search Cemetery records Military Records The next site I search for information on families in Victoria is the Pubic Record Office Victoria (PROV) website. The collections I use the most are the Probate and Administration Files… Continue reading Thursday’s Tips – Public Record Office Victoria

Sunday afternoon Genealogy Fun

Sunday Afternoon Genealogy Fun – Top 20 Surnames In Your Family Tree

Each week on Randy Seaver’s Genea-musings blog he has a post for Saturday night Genealogy fun. Because of the time difference, I have called my series Sunday Afternoon Genealogy Fun. This week’s mission was: 1) Go into your Genealogy Management Program (GMP; either software on your computer, or an online family tree) and figure out how to Count how… Continue reading Sunday Afternoon Genealogy Fun – Top 20 Surnames In Your Family Tree

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Friday Finds 7 Feb 2020

Each Friday, I have been sharing the new and updated collections from Ancestry, FindMyPast, and FamilySearch, as well as links to details about other new, and not so new, records and tools. The following were the New and Updated collections at ancestry.com.au this week. UPDATED New Zealand, Cemetery Records, 1800-2007 04/02/2020 NEW Troisdorf, Germany, Births, 1811-1908 04/02/2020 NEW Troisdorf,… Continue reading Friday Finds 7 Feb 2020

Sunday afternoon Genealogy Fun

Sunday Afternoon Genealogy Fun – A Day in the Life

Each week on Randy Seaver’s Genea-musings blog he has a post for Saturday night Genealogy fun. Because of the time difference, I have called my series Sunday Afternoon Genealogy Fun. This week’s mission was: 1)  What were the newspaper headlines the day one of your grandparents or great-grandparents were born? 2)  Use any newspaper provider (Chronicling America (https://chroniclingamerica.loc.gov)… Continue reading Sunday Afternoon Genealogy Fun – A Day in the Life