Author Archives: kring1bc

Various Changes to Find-A-Grave’s Latest Update

While a number of bloggers and other reviewers have posted about some of the major changes to Find-A-Grave’s recent update,  I stumbled across a couple of things that haven’t been mentioned too often. First, Find-A-Grave now limits you to one … Continue reading

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Native American Facebook Groups

Here are some Native American groups on Facebook: (“Native American Ancestry Explorer: DNA, Genetics, Genealogy & Anthropology” (NAAE)) (Indian Territory and Early Oklahoma – People and Places) (CHEROKEE NATION AND THE CIVIL WAR) (Native … Continue reading

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Patients Like Me Website

An interesting site,,  if you suffer from any number of conditions, ranging from Autism, Bipolar Depression to Migraines, Thyroid issues, and over 2,800 medical conditions. A partial list can be found at: If you don’t see a condition, you … Continue reading

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My 300th Blog Post – Sort of

Disclaimer: None of the information in this blog post (or any other blog post I make) is intended to be taken as legal advice nor should it be construed to be legal advice. I am not a lawyer and if … Continue reading

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Eastman Blog Turns 22 Years Old

Congratulations to Dick Eastman’s blog,, as it turns 22 years old. I first started following Dick Eastman’s blog around mid-August 2012 and for a while, it included being a member of his Plus edition. If you aren’t familiar with … Continue reading

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January 14, 1986 – A Day That Changed My Life

Update: In response to a Facebook question, yes this is a real event and it happened to me. I left out how much pain was involved in removing the cath or the threat of putting it back in due to … Continue reading

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V.A. Grave Locator Website

If you are not familiar with the V. A. Grave Locator site, it’s worth checking out. There are a couple of restrictions on who can be found. The database of burial information is updated each day. Search for burial locations … Continue reading

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