Ancestry.com.au, RootsMagic Family Tree Software

My thoughts on RootsMagic’s TreeShare

Randy Seaver on the Genea-Musings blog in his post Looking at My New RootsMagic Upload Ancestry Member Tree and Source Citations shared his concerns about the way that RootsMagic TreeShare converted the source citations from his RootsMagic database to Ancestry, so I decided to compare what happens when I uploaded a Gedcom from Legacy to… Continue reading My thoughts on RootsMagic’s TreeShare

Ancestry.com.au, Researching your family history, RootsMagic Family Tree Software

Why I prefer to search for records, and update my tree, manually

In my post, Getting organized for my genealogy do-over, I had incorporated using hints to find records, and for attaching hints to my Ancestry tree.  After doing this for my 2 grandfathers, I determined that the best way to find all the records for them was to search manually. There were no hints for my… Continue reading Why I prefer to search for records, and update my tree, manually

Legacy Family Tree, Microsoft Excel

Creating a relationship report using Legacy Family Tree and Microsoft Excel

Randy Seaver on his Genea-Musings blog wrote the post Dear Randy: Can I Make a Kinship Report in RootsMagic? In this post, he wrote 5)  What I would love to see as a "Kinship List" is the ability to pick a relationship and get the list of persons in the database that are exactly that… Continue reading Creating a relationship report using Legacy Family Tree and Microsoft Excel

TNG The Next Generation of Genealogy Site Building, WordPress

New look to my blog and family tree

Yesterday, I upgraded to TNG (The Next Generation of Genealogy Software) V11, for my family tree pages on this site, and I decided to change to the new Template 15.  I had integrated TNG with WordPress, but with the new cover page for Template 15, I decided to keep my blog and my family tree separate on… Continue reading New look to my blog and family tree