Daily Archives: June 27, 2020

9 Things I Learned About Blog Tours #bookblogging — Chocolate’n’Waffles

I don’t consider myself a Queen of Blogging, but I have been around for four and a half years (I feel old!) and this time has taught me a lot about books, but also about how the online bookish community … Continue reading

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National Geographic Geno Project Results Being Removed June 30, 2020 – DNA Saturdays June 27, 2020

I originally posted this article June 2019 – National Geographic Geno Project DNA Ending, but National Geographic (NatGeo) is removing the data from their website on June 30, 2020. If you used either FamilyTree DNA (FTDNA) or Helix to process … Continue reading

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SpaceX scrubs Friday launch attempt of Starlink satellites [Updated]: June 26, 2020 Ars Technica – Space Saturdays June 27, 2020

I saw this yesterday – SpaceX scrubs Friday launch attempt of Starlink satellites [Updated]: June 26, 2020: https://arstechnica.com/science/2020/06/spacex-set-to-launch-a-full-complement-of-starlink-satellites-with-visors/. No new launch date has yet been set. Eric Berger – 6/26/2020, 12:16 PM 1:45pm ET Friday Update: SpaceX has scrubbed its … Continue reading

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Kurt Farm Shop, Seattle, WA — In Search of a Scoop

I’ll begin by saying that when I visited this shop in August, the owner was already looking for a buyer, and I’m happy for them but sad for the rest of us to report that Kurt Farm Shop sold its … Continue reading

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First Time Back at the Genealogy Society in Months – June 27, 2020

Think it was early March the last time the society was open regular hours. They started opening for people who needed access a while back on as needed basis. They went with opening two hours/day on the days we are … Continue reading

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As Told By You — The Grief Reality

Look at the menu bar on top of this page and you will see a new tab labelled “As Told By You”. We want to hear more from you about your experiences with grief. This can be in anyway you … Continue reading

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How to Replace or Amend a Consular Report of Birth Abroad (CRBA) for Those Born on Military Bases Outside the United States – June 27, 2020

I have family members who have children who were born on military bases outside the United States. It makes a difference if the person was born on base or off base. If the child was born off base, you would … Continue reading

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Yonkers, New York 19th and Early 20th Century Birth and Death Records Now Available Online

There are some exceptions, but RECLAIM THE RECORDS WINS OUR FREEDOM OF INFORMATION FIGHT FOR 19th + 20th CENTURY BIRTH AND DEATH RECORDS FROM YONKERS, NEW YORK THEIR FIRST-EVER PUBLIC AVAILABILITY, NOW ONLINE AND FREE!. Yet again, Reclaim the Records … Continue reading

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My Heritage DNA Test Result and Understanding – YouTube Video Honoring Our Past

I saw this on YouTube – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0SAQjLY8DTU Direct link – My Heritage DNA Test Result and Understanding https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0SAQjLY8DTU (around 33:38 minutes long)  

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Brazil, Rio de Janeiro, Immigration Cards, 1900-1965 and Brazil, Pernambuco Deaths, 1930-2017 – MyHeritage Free Collections for June 27, 2020

As I mentioned on June 1, 2020 – Each Day of June, a Different Record Collection Will Be Free! – MyHeritage May 31, 2020, MyHeritage is offering a different free collection every day this month. Today’s free collections:  Brazil, Rio … Continue reading

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