Category Archives: Cemetery

Recently Added and Updated Collections on Ancestry – July 22, 2021

I checked recently and saw new updates – Ancestry.com – Recently Added and Updated Collections on Ancestry – July 22, 2021: https://www.ancestry.com/cs/recent-collections. Only including updates after July 19, 2021. I try to check every day or two since they can … Continue reading

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New records from Scotland, Australia & Canada – FindMyPast Fridays July 23, 2021

I checked last night and saw it posted. It usually shows up Thursday or Friday at  https://www.findmypast.com/blog/new.I shortened it a fair amount and highlighted the different topics covered. Here’s the direct link – New records from Scotland, Australia & Canada: … Continue reading

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Recently Added and Updated Collections on Ancestry – July 19, 2021

I checked recently and saw new updates – Ancestry.com – Recently Added and Updated Collections on Ancestry – July 19, 2021: https://www.ancestry.com/cs/recent-collections. Only including updates after July 12, 2021. I try to check every day or two since they can … Continue reading

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New Free Historical Records on FamilySearch: Week of 19 July 2021

I saw this on FamilySearch today – New Free Historical Records on FamilySearch: Week of 19 July 2021: https://media.familysearch.org/new-free-historical-records-on-familysearch-week-of-19-july-2021/. Over 500 words, but scroll through the list to see if something interests you. Examine 1.5M more Catholic Church records for clues … Continue reading

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FUNERAL CLUBS IN THE 19TH CENTURY — BillionGraves Blog June 21, 2021 Tombstone Tuesday July 20, 2021

Here’s a new BillionGraves topic posted yesterday – FUNERAL CLUBS IN THE 19TH CENTURY: https://blog.billiongraves.com/funeral-clubs-in-the-19th-century/ that I thought was a good Tombstones Tuesday post. Much longer article. Cathy Wallace, July 19, 2021 The mortality rate was high for the Victorians, particularly … Continue reading

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Some More Personal Rules on Find-A-Grave – July 17, 2021

I have a number of rules I follow on Find-A-Grave. For example, it’s rare I add a recently deceased person. In many cases, I find someone listed on another graving website and verify the cemetery where they are buried. A … Continue reading

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New and exclusive parish registers have just been released – FindMyPast Fridays July 16, 2021

I checked last night and saw it posted. It usually shows up Thursday or Friday at  https://www.findmypast.com/blog/new.I shortened it a fair amount and highlighted the different topics covered. Here’s the direct link – New and exclusive parish registers have just … Continue reading

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Recently Added and Updated Collections on Ancestry – July 12, 2021

I checked recently and saw new updates – Ancestry.com – Recently Added and Updated Collections on Ancestry – July 12, 2021: https://www.ancestry.com/cs/recent-collections. Only including updates after July 8, 2021. I try to check every day or two since they can … Continue reading

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New Free Historical Records on FamilySearch: Week of 12 July 2021

I saw this on FamilySearch today – New Free Historical Records on FamilySearch: Week of 12 July 2021: https://media.familysearch.org/new-free-historical-records-on-familysearch-week-of-12-july-2021/. Over 500 words, but scroll through the list to see if something interests you. Search in over 1M new, free Catholic Church records … Continue reading

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Sitka National Cemetery – Tombstone Tuesdays July 13, 2021

Official website: https://www.cem.va.gov/cems/nchp/sitka.asp BillionGraves: https://billiongraves.com/cemetery/Sitka-National-Cemetery/148461 Cemetery Census – http://cemeterycensus.com/ No listing located Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/pages/Sitka%20National%20Cemetery/108297715858481/ Find-A-Grave: https://www.findagrave.com/cemetery/109449/sitka-national-cemetery (4 Famous memorials https://www.findagrave.com/cemetery/109449/famous-memorials) Flickr: https://www.flickr.com/photos/rkeefer/165145438 Foursquare: https://foursquare.com/v/sitka-national-cemetery/50c1f605fe70202788d73bd7 GenealogyTrails: No listing located http://genealogytrails.com/ Google Maps: Google Maps, Sitka, Alaska (Street View available) Histopolis: https://www.histopolis.com/Place/US/AK/Sitka_City_and_Borough/Sitka_National_Cemetery Historical Marker Database: No listing located https://www.hmdb.org/ Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/explore/tags/sitkanationalcemetery/ … Continue reading

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