Daily Archives: August 1, 2020

Recently Added and Updated Collections on Ancestry – July 30, 2020

I saw last night there was an updated list with only one entry dated July 29th; checked today and it had a number of entries dated July 30th on Ancestry.com – Recently Added and Updated Collections on Ancestry – July … Continue reading

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FamilyTree DNA Summer Sale Ends August 31, 2020 – August 1, 2020 DNA Saturdays

I included the FamilyTree DNA (FTDNA) Summer Sale in today’s Sticky post – Genealogical DNA Testing Companies and Current DNA Sales August 1, 2020. I was hoping more information would be forthcoming. So far, I haven’t received an e-mail from … Continue reading

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Profiles in Valor: Elinor Otto, “Rosie the Riveter” – YouTube Video American Veterans Center

I saw this on YouTube – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Sdo-PjyEvUs Direct link: Profiles in Valor: Elinor Otto, “Rosie the Riveter” https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Sdo-PjyEvUs (about 4:22 minutes long) There were several women who were given the title “Rosie the Riveter” and various historians chose different women … Continue reading

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Finding Your French Ancestors – FamilySearch July 31, 2020

I saw this today on FamilySearch – Finding Your French Ancestors https://www.familysearch.org/blog/en/finding-your-french-ancestry/. July 31, 2020  – by  Sally Odekirk –snip– Do you have French ancestry and wonder where to start learning more about them? As you learn about your ancestors, take … Continue reading

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The Monster Movie to End All Monster Movies! (Or At Least Make Fun of All of Them) — Mitch Teemley

There are several theories as to why the multi-zillion-dollar Warner Brothers Pictures blockbuster Godzilla vs. Kong, originally slated for release this month, has been delayed until next year… Yeah, that’s one of ’em, but I think we all know the … Continue reading

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Genealogical DNA Testing Companies and Current DNA Sales August 1, 2020

Current January 2019 DNA sales, updated daily or every other day. Continue reading

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Silly Saturday – Stonehenge’s Stones — Times and Tides of a Beachwriter

…in a little wood nearby, there are huge stones lying around… via Silly Saturday – Stonehenge’s Stones — Times and Tides of a Beachwriter. Saw this later on some other blogs, but saw it here on this blog.

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NASA Astronauts in Space to Discuss Upcoming SpaceX Crew Dragon Return – Space Saturdays August 1, 2020

Updated late night August 1, 2020: looks like the crew undocked timely and are on their way back to Earth. There are 7 possible landing spots – 4 in the Gulf of Mexico and 3 in the Atlantic Ocean. Weather … Continue reading

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Col. Charles McGee, Tuskegee Airman (Full Interview) – YouTube Video American Veterans Center

I saw this on YouTube – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ryqFPM2ZRGM Direct link: Col. Charles McGee, Tuskegee Airman (Full Interview) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ryqFPM2ZRGM (about 54:56 minutes long)  

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Current August 2020 DNA Companies August 1, 2020

Current January 2019 DNA sales, updated daily or every other day. Continue reading

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