Category Archives: BG

BillionGraves Million More In May Contest

In its sixth annual Million Contest, BillionGraves has some awesome prizes. Worth noting the tiers do not stack so if you achieve Tier 3 in one category and Tier 2 in the other, you only get the Tier 3 prize. … Continue reading

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Awesome #BillionGraves May Contest

If you haven’t participated in #BillionGraves yet, this is the month to do it. For photos, you need to take them with the BG app (available for many Android and i-devices – tablets and phones, check here, not a complete … Continue reading

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100th Post Or Is It? Reflections – Past, Present, and Future

Dashboard shows this will be my 100th Published Post. It shows All (120), Published (99 – before this one posts) Sticky (1) Scheduled (1) Drafts (20) Trash (2). Not showing is my first blog post. You won’t find it anywhere … Continue reading

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WikiTree and TribalPages Birthdays Week of February 19, 2014

Weekly birthday list e-mail from WikiTree and TribalPages. Living Brother (19 February 1950s – , brother) Happy birthday brother. Esther Catherine (Kring) Earl (21 February 1906 – 15 October 1987, 2nd cousin, once removed). Born in Ohio and died in … Continue reading

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Birthdays Week of 23 January 2014

I received my weekly birthday list from WikiTree today. The following people have birthdays this week: Eleanor nee Kring Johnson, Ulysses Sherman Jefferies, Paul Lang, and Emma Ladner. Eleanor Evelyn Kring Johnson (23 January 1927 – 08 June 2009; aunt). … Continue reading

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CotD – Biloxi National Cemetery

This is the inaugural implementation of my CotD. BillionGraves has been running a CotD for a while now and I think it is important to recognize cemeteries. My CotD choices will be a mix of random, suggested, and personal choices. … Continue reading

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BillionGraves

  Posted today on the BillionGraves blog, BillionGraves ¬†and Tributes.com announce a partnership. BillionGraves was not acquired by Tributes.com or any of its affiliates. http://blog.billiongraves.com/2013/12/billiongraves-announces-new-partnership-with-tributes-com Official Press Release http://blog.billiongraves.com/2013/12/billiongraves-announces-new-partnership-with-tributes-com BillionGraves.com http://billiongraves.com Tributes.com http://www.tributes.com I applaud BillionGraves in its efforts to … Continue reading

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