Sunday afternoon Genealogy Fun

Sunday Afternoon Genealogy Fun — Recall a Summer Day When You Were 12

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) Remember when you were 12 years old? On a summer day out of school? What memory do you have… Continue reading Sunday Afternoon Genealogy Fun — Recall a Summer Day When You Were 12

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Friday Finds 4 May 2018

Each Friday, I share the new and updated collections from Ancestry, FindMyPast, FamilySearch, as well as links to details about other new, and not so new, records and tools. The  following are the Recently added and updated collections at ancestry.com.au for the this week.  UPDATED Gloucestershire, England, Church of England Baptisms, Marriages and Burials, 1538-1813 02/05/2018 UPDATED Somerset, England,… Continue reading Friday Finds 4 May 2018

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Ancestry not indexing “other sources” – my solution

Randy Seaver on his Genea-musings blog has written a number of posts about Ancestry not indexing “Other sources”.  See: RootsMagic TreeShare, Ancestry Member Trees, and Source Citations Ancestry Member Trees, Indexing Rules, Cousin Bait, Source Citations and Me In summary, if you want people to find your tree, you need to use Ancestry sources.  The… Continue reading Ancestry not indexing “other sources” – my solution

Sunday afternoon Genealogy Fun

Sunday Afternoon Genealogy Fun – The Weather On the Day You Were Born

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)  Have you ever wondered what the weather was like on the day you were born?  Was it a bright,… Continue reading Sunday Afternoon Genealogy Fun – The Weather On the Day You Were Born

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Friday Finds 27 April 2018

Each Friday, I share the new and updated collections from Ancestry, FindMyPast, FamilySearch, as well as links to details about other new, and not so new, records and tools. The  following are the Recently added and updated collections at ancestry.com.au for the this week. UPDATED Pennsylvania and New Jersey, Church and Town Records, 1669-2013  24/04/2018 UPDATED U.S., Border Crossings… Continue reading Friday Finds 27 April 2018

Sunday afternoon Genealogy Fun

Sunday Afternoon Genealogy Fun – Lifespans of Your 3rd Great Grandparents

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)  We each have 32 3rd great grandparents.  How did their birth and death years vary?  How long were their… Continue reading Sunday Afternoon Genealogy Fun – Lifespans of Your 3rd Great Grandparents

Ancestry.com.au, FamilySearch, FindMyPast, Friday Finds, The Genealogist

Friday Finds 20 Apr 2017

Each Friday, I share the new and updated collections from Ancestry, FindMyPast, FamilySearch, as well as links to details about other new, and not so new, records and tools. The  following are the Recently added and updated collections at ancestry.com.au for the this week. Poland, Modliborzyce Ghetto Register Books, 1939-1944 (USHMM) 17/04/2018 New Zealand, World War I Service Records,… Continue reading Friday Finds 20 Apr 2017