Author Archives: ICT Genealogist

About ICT Genealogist

Originally from Gulfport, Mississippi. Live in Wichita, Kansas now.

What Are the Risks When You Blog for Money and Startup Ideas That Cost Little to No Money – Work Online Business From Home

Via  What are the risks when you blog for money? and Startup Ideas That Cost Little to No Money – Work Online Business From Home. Slightly different aspect (non- U. S.) on blogging for money as the first post references … Continue reading

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FindMyPast Fridays – March 22, 2019

Thank you to FindMyPast – https://blog.findmypast.com/findmypast-friday-march-22nd-2632376125.html for posting this on Thursday as it makes it easier for me to schedule for Friday mornings. I know they aren’t doing it for my benefit, but as it helps me out, I thought acknowledging … Continue reading

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Mercenaries, Spies, and Private Eyes RPG Kickstarter Campaign Ends March 26, 2019 2:46 PM US Central Time – Update March 21, 2019

Disclosure: I will probably be backing MSPE at the PDF level with add-ons for the three (3) supplemental PDFs.  An update on this Kickstarter campaign that I mentioned previously: Mercenaries, Spies, and Private Eyes RPG Kickstarter Campaign Ends March 26, 2019 … Continue reading

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Keep Your Blog Content Fresh — The Art of Blogging

I think there should be a notice when setting up a new blog: “WARNING.” “Blogging is not easy. You may experience unexpected droughts of inspiration, difficultly maintaining a schedule, or succumb to the pressures of always needing fresh content.” Understandably, … Continue reading

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The 14th International Conference on Genetic Genealogy March 22-24, 2019

I received an e-mail a while back from FamilyTree DNA (FTDNA) about this conference – The 14th International Conference on Genetic Genealogy March 22-24, 2019: https://www.familytreedna.com/conference/ . I didn’t have $149 for the conference. The conference is full, but you can … Continue reading

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23andMe Haplogroup Limitations; Big-Y 700 (FTDNA), Y Elite (FGC)

If you test with 23andMe, you will get haplogroup information (mtDNA for males and females; Y-DNA for males). These haplogroups are an estimate as they rely on a small number of SNPs to determine your haplogroup. In most cases, you … Continue reading

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Why German Wikipedia is down for 24 hours

I thought this was important enough to post outside my regular scheduling time. Why German Wikipedia is down for 24 hours – https://www.thelocal.de/20190321/why-german-wikipedia-is-down-for-24-hours. German language Wikipedia is down all day on the 21st of March as part of a protest … Continue reading

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