Ancestry.com.au

Ancestry Australian collections free this weekend

Since this weekend is the Australia Day Weekend, Ancestry is given Free access to all Australian collections until Tuesday. These can be access through the following link: http://www.ancestry.com.au/cs/australia2016?o_xid=69400&o_lid=69400&o_sch=Email+-+Campaigns I'm not sure if this only applies to those using ancestry.com.au, or not. *Terms and Conditions Apply: Access to the records in the featured Australian collections will be free… Continue reading Ancestry Australian collections free this weekend

FindMyPast

FindMyPast free weekend

FindMyPast has announced a free weekend - details can be found at https://blog.findmypast.com.au/free-weekend-1562840241.html  The free weekend starts from 11 pm Friday 22nd and ends 11 pm Monday 25th. Some of the records available include: World War 2 Prisoner of War records, England & Wales Crime records British in India collection England & Wales Electoral Registers, Birth, Marriage… Continue reading FindMyPast free weekend

Sunday afternoon Genealogy Fun

Sunday Afternoon Genealogy Fun – Your Ancestor Score for 2016

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)  Determine how complete your genealogy research is.  For background, read Crista Cowan's post Family History All Done? What’s Your Number? and Kris Stewart's What Is Your… Continue reading Sunday Afternoon Genealogy Fun – Your Ancestor Score for 2016

Sunday afternoon Genealogy Fun

Sunday Afternoon Genealogy Fun – Best Find of 2015, and Research Challenge for 2016

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 the mission was: 1)  What was your best research achievement in 2015?  Tell us - show us a document, or tell us a story, or display… Continue reading Sunday Afternoon Genealogy Fun – Best Find of 2015, and Research Challenge for 2016